You've probably heard of it. You can also probably deduce what takes place on this day simply by the name of the feast "The Presentation of Mary" -- but have you ever stopped to think and reflect on what this feast really means for you in your life today?
I love giving gifts... I've had some major wins, and also some major fails... This post contains 8 different ways I've used to come up with some really, really good gift ideas... without breaking the bank.
St. John Vianney displayed amazing humility. He probably didn't mean for it to be funny... but it certainly is!
When life makes no sense and there's no quick fix (even though you've tried and tried and tried), it can be hard to know what to do. Thank goodness St. Peter provides us with insight.
I allow myself time to feel the negative (but valid) human emotions that pop up in reaction to frustrating circumstances; then I choose grace instead
As Catholics, we can celebrate Halloween without making it all about All Saints Day. There is actually something, good, true, and beautiful about Halloween itself.
Jesus tells his disciples, “be perfect, just as my Heavenly Father is perfect....” Blindly, I once thought this was a call to never err... I thought Jesus didn't want me to make mistakes. I was wrong... the Heavenly Father is perfect because he is love. This is a call to perfection is a call to be perfect in love… in all that we do. It is in love (the person and the action) that our sanctity lies.