Category: Authors on RCSD

The Desire for a Child

The desire for a child is an innate yearning share by many women; however, the struggle to fulfill this longing can be very burdening. Hannah from the Bible encountered these difficulties before achieving her heart’s desire, but remained steadfast in her trust in God throughout.

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Mary Magdalene: A Model of Self-Denial

Catholic Art portrays many beauties, one of which is Guercino’s painting, “The Penitent Magdalene with Two Angels,” as depicted in Liz Lev’s book, “How Catholic Art Saved the Faith.”

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Vocation

What do we mean when we speak of a vocation to the Christian life?

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Identify Your Predominant Fault: An Act of Humility

Failure to recognize your predominant fault creates a barrier between you and humility. In this chapter from, “The Handbook of Spiritual Perfection,” author Philip Dion bridges this gap so that we may become more virtuous individuals.

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The Works of Jesus

How are we to go about doing the apostolic work which God has called us to? Find out when Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen reflects in an excerpt from his classic Carmelite meditation book “Divine Intimacy”.

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What Jesus’ Teaching Exacts

What, in particular, does Jesus focus his ire on in his teaching? Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen explains in today’s excerpt from his classic Carmelite meditation book “Divine Intimacy”.

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The Soul of Jesus

What is the soul of Jesus like? Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen reflects in this excerpt from his classic Carmelite meditation book “Divine Intimacy”.

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