Through the Mercy of God

I had to ask myself in protest, “was not the Recollection movement born, exactly for that more austere, more radical, more contemplative life, or whatever more there was—and here we are … thrust into the spotlight of activity and disquiet, in the middle of a noisy world, an hour closer to midnight?

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Of Signs and Motives

As I walked back to our theologate, I knew right there and then, that God used Father Matt to do a commando-like rescue operation…to save this pusillanimous soul from implosion, and bring out the best in me—to burst in prayer, generosity, and commitment.

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Grow up!

As parents, we do not stop growing. We do not stop caring for ourselves. How can we raise better persons than ourselves if we are beaten up? The Latin cliché nemo dat quod non habet. One cannot give which he does not have.

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