Tag: Meditations

136. History Unveiled (Mark 13:14-27)

What does Christ have to say about the final days? Learn from Fr. John Bartunek’s reflection on Mark 13:14:27 (a partial rendering of Sunday’s Gospel continued in the subsequent meditation online today), an excerpt from his meditation book “The Better Part”.

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137. Staying Ready (Mark 13:28-37)

What else does Christ have to say about staying ready for the end of time … and when it will come? Learn from Fr. John Bartunek’s reflection on this coming Sunday’s Gospel, an excerpt from his meditation book “The Better Part”.

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The Development of Love

How does the Lord develop our love for Him? Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen reflects in this excerpt from his classic Carmelite meditation book “Divine Intimacy”.

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134. A Mighty Heart (Mark 12:38-44)

What does God really want from us? Find out in this reflection from Fr. John Bartunek on Sunday’s upcoming Gospel on widow’s mite and self-righteousness, an excerpt from his meditation book “The Better Part”.

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Union with God

What does humanity find in union with God? Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen reflects in this excerpt from his classic Carmelite meditation book “Divine Intimacy”.

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Apostolic Hope

Why do we need strong hope for the apostolate? Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen reflects in this excerpt from his classic Carmelite meditation book “Divine Intimacy”.

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128. Blind Eyes, Seeing Heart (Mark 10:46-52)

What are the three lessons we are taught in the story of Jesus’ cure of blind Bartimaeus? Find out in this excerpt from Fr. John Bartunek’s meditation book “The Better Part” … as a preparation for this coming Sunday’s Gospel reading.

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Humility in the Apostolate

Why is humility so essential to our work in the apostolate? Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen reflects in today’s excerpt from his classic Carmelite meditation book “Divine Intimacy”.

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127. The Hard Road to Jerusalem (Mark 10:32-45)

Were the Apostles born saints? Sunday’s Gospel proves otherwise. Find out how we can learn from their desire to be as close to Christ as possible in this excerpt from Fr. John Bartunek’s meditation book “The Better Part”.

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