Our wounds need not dismay or destroy us. In fact, they are the privileged portals through which grace, healing, and glory enter our lives, Judy Klein notes in this excerpt from her new book, “Mary’s Way: The Power of Entrusting Your Child to God.”
“You are not alone, nor are you to blame for your spouse’s pornography use.” Patti Maguire Armstrong outlines the US Bishops’ resources on porn addiction.
Nancy Ward recalls a holy moment when God’s mercy flowed through her to her sister, surprising both of them.
Marcellino D’Ambrosio refutes the Founding Fathers’ claims against miracles, explaining that God works miracles, and defies seemingly “natural” laws, to restore nature, to rescue his creation from the degradation and misery that sin has let loose in the world.
For as long as I can remember I essentially had one desire for my life: perfection… Yet my heavenly Father, through tragedies and painful times, took me to the place I had tried so hard to avoid, the place I least wanted to go: the place of my own great inner poverty… Yet there was my treasure, for there I encountered His goodness and mercy.