Monthly Archives: March 2018

Leave The Tomb


Empty Tomb

Today, the tomb is empty. Do not stay within it, nor with what remains in the cold and darkness. Do not linger in the dust of mortal sin and misery.  Leave the tomb of emptiness and live life in Christ our Lord and Redeemer, “behold, now is the accepted time; behold, now is the day of salvation.” Rise above from what is below. Be converted. Be holy.

 He is not hereHe has risen, just as He said!

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Holy Saturday Stillness


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Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” Psalm 46:10

Ponder, pray, rest, reflect, patience, peace

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O Sacred Head Surrounded


I am reduced to nothing, the moment this hymn begins. My throat closes. There is a tightness in my chest and the words can not pass my lips. I can never, as hard as I try, sing this hymn, as the tears well up and stream down my cheeks. I can only assume, for now, its the interior contemplation breaking out in a way I could never put into words.

This hymn is just a short part of Salve Mundi Salutare, a poem in honor of our Lords various members on the cross. I have shared this poem in previous posts, divided into seven cantos,  “Ad Pedes”, “Ad Genua”, “Ad Manus”, “Ad Latus”, “Ad Pectus”, “Ad Cor”, “Ad Faciem” (To the Feet, Knees, Hands, Side, Breast, Heart, Face).

Please see the post below, To The Feet, and if you would like to continue, just click the next post.

Salve Mundi Salutare: Ad Pedes

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Eternal Father, turn away Your angry gaze from our guilty people whose face has become unsightly in Your eyes. Look instead upon the Face of Your beloved Son, in Whom You are well pleased. We now offer You this Holy Face, covered with shame and disfigured by bloody bruises, in reparation for the crimes of our age, in order to appease Your anger, justly provoked against us. Because Your Divine Son, our Redeemer, has taken upon His Head all the sins of His members, that they might be spared, we now beg You, Eternal Father, to grant us mercy. Amen.

 

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Contemplation


 

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Jesus alone gives us all the new loving perspective of the escape from the grips of death.

“If anyone wishes to come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.” (Lk 9:23).

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Why Are You Sleeping


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“When he arrived at the place he said to them, “Pray that you may not undergo the test.”

Stay awake…

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This Different Passover Feast


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I read a beautiful article this morning which added more meaning to the words our Lord spoke at the Last Supper, “Do this in remembrance of me”.

Its an article that speaks about the significance of THAT Passover feast in which our Lord gave all of Himself to us. The shear difference of this last supper, as compared to all the others before. “Why were there no women at the Last Supper?

I have never been a supporter of women priests or deacons, and after having read this article, I am more in support of this position, for not ever having them. You see, when our Lord said:  “do this in memory of me.” He meant it. It meant all of it. There wasn’t any women there. This feast was very different.  And it has remained, very different. It is the very difference our Lord made, with His sacrifice, that changed everything. As it still does today.

Prayers for all our Lords priests today, and always.

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Feminist Fantasyland


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fan·ta·sy·land
ˈfan(t)əsēˌland
noun
  1. a place that is unreal or imaginary or that excites wonder.
    “living in a fantasyland of endless prosperity and happiness”

Requesting that a Disney Princess has an abortion. Taking into account that Disney Princess are based on Cartoons, it reveals a deep low for pushing  acceptance of abortion from the pro murder cult onto little girls.

Only in Feminist Fantasyland is abortion considered natural and acceptable, just like a fantasy based cartoon. In Feminist Fantasyland, murdering your own children is considered a choice. A choice where there isn’t any regret and everyone does it. In Feminist Fantasyland, the murder of your own child is the happy ending.  But not for the evil child in your womb who dared to steal your beauty and crown!

Mirrormirror, on the wall…”  

 

 

 

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