Guest author Colleen Berge explains why she asked Mother Mary to especially be a mother to her little son whose heart is full of questions.
Sarah Damm reviews the new Biblical film “Full of Grace: The Story of Mary the Mother of Jesus.”
Marcellino D’Ambrosio offers a reflection for the Solemnity of Blessed Mary, Mother of God. At the moment of his conception in the womb of Mary, an amazing thing happened. God the Son united himself with a human nature forever.
Marcellino D’Ambrosio offers a reflection for the Fourth Sunday of Advent, observing that true faith is not just intellectual conviction that God exists or that He can do thus and such. Faith involves entrusting oneself, abandoning oneself to God, willing to submit to his will.
Patrice Fagnant-MacArthur reviews “Our Lady, Undoer of Knots: A Living Novena” by Marge Fenelon. Each chapter begins with a quote from Pope Francis, includes Fenelon’s thoughts, then moves on to a prayer, rosary, and reflection questions. The book is intended to be used for nine days with one chapter being read and prayed each day.
Jane Korvemaker takes us into a conversion story, the work of her ongoing evangelization. This time, it’s Mary that secretly snags her to bring her in for an embrace from Christ, and she wonders – do you have a story of evangelization with Mary?
Ever considered giving yourself entirely to Mary? Rebecca Willen shares her perspective on why she chooses to live the Total Consecration to Jesus through Mary.
Pope Francis has called the Church to a Year of Mercy. Kate Taliaferro considers a fresh, Marian perspective for daily living during the Jubilee.