What should true mortification aim at?
Why is the Cross good for us? Why do we need passive suffering?
Today’s meditation for the solemnity of the Annunciation is an excerpt from an oration of Saint Athanasius on the Incarnation when the Word became flesh and dwelt among us.
How do we acquire humility of heart?
What does Christ’s prediction of His Passion mean for us? What lessons can we draw from it?
As we begin the spiritual discipline of Lent today, let us reflect on why it is important to unite ourselves to the sufferings of Christ both spiritually and corporeally.
Why is chastity for everyone? And, what kind of chastity should we practice?
Are we all called to a spirit of poverty?
Why is voluntary poverty so important?
What must we do to achieve union with God?