Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 29

Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 29

Jesus is the reason for all things. He is the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, the beginning and the end. All times and seasons belong to him, because by his holy cross, he has redeemed the world… I appeal to you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your … Continue reading

Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 28

Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 28

Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more. And I saw the holy city, a New Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband; and I heard a … Continue reading

Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 27

Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 27

Mary is glorious, wrapped with the sun, the moon beneath her feet, and with twelve stars around her head. Yes Mary is splendid; all of Christ’s glory is upon her… What we proclaim is her loving heart, the heart with which she loves Jesus: her heart bound to Jesus at Christmas, bound to Jesus when … Continue reading

Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 26

Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 26

The Holy Spirit loves with unique delicacy; so it is necessary that Mary teach us to live, dependent on him, under the motion of his love, in order to truly receive the word of Jesus as that word demands to be received… the more that charity, divine love, takes root in our will, the more … Continue reading

Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 25

Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 25

Mary leaves this earth in the greatest of silences, a silence protected by John. John is the guardian of silence, even more than Joseph, because he does so in an ultimate way… He keeps the word of God, the word of Jesus that Mary passed on to him… with love. His only desire is for … Continue reading

Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 24

Year 7 ~ Totus Tuus ~ Day 24

God’s word is a word that causes us to love – verbum spirans amorem – and impels us forth by love, because it is a living word; indeed, it is Jesus himself… By his word God teaches us, inspires us, corrects us, and shares his heart with us… Mary was assumed into heaven at the … Continue reading