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Mary Grows in Love Through the Sacraments

We can distinguish in Mary a triple motherhood: her joyful motherhood at the bed, her rueful motherhood at the Annunciation and the Crucifixion, and her majestic motherhood in the Cenacle. At Bethlehem, she returned birth to Jesus according to the flesh; at the Annunciation and Calvary, she afforded birth to spirits at the cost of […]

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Eating Fire and Spirit: Receiving Jesus in Holy Communion

Imagine eating the sun–and imagine you could do it without vanishing. What would happen? You would receive into your mas the source of light and kindnes. You would have within you all the ignited and hot that you could possibly ever need or demand. No more heating legislations , no more lightbulbs , no more […]