Category Archives: Magnificat

How We Can Truly Be Perfect

On our own we cannot be perfect, just as your heavenly Father is perfect—but we must be to correspond to the task our nature lays upon us. We cannot do this, but we can follow him, cling to him, become … Continue reading

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Psalm 53

If you do have to suffer for being good, you will count it a blessing. (IP 3:14) Not all opposition to faithful Christian belief and life comes from the violent. Many voices, loud and subtle, argue against the vision of … Continue reading

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God, save me by your name;

God save me by your name; by your power, uphold my cause. O God, hear my prayer; listen to the words of my mouth. For proud men have Risen against me, ruthless men seek my life. They have no regard … Continue reading

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Suggested Prayer of the Faithful

Lent 2020 May you find inspiration in the following texts Let us turn to the Father and ask him for the healing and strength we need this Lent: That this season of Lent will be a time of greater prayer … Continue reading

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The Grace to Take Up Our Cross

Pain, sickness, trouble, seem to strike senselessly and often warp the lives they touch. Why this one or that one should be singled out for suffering is more than anyone can know here and now…. What we do know is … Continue reading

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