“Why couldn’t I just look past the challenges and be grateful for the blessings? Why couldn’t I figure out how not to be overwhelmed?” – Lisa Cotter
Claire Dwyer reflects on the foundational, unseen work God does in the soul.
Those who imitate the Word do so in joy–and suffering. Dr. Anthony Lilles reflects.
Christ’s delays are always to give a greater gift.
St. Elizabeth of the Trinity could have led a life of worldly accomplishment. But she embraced obscurity and humility. Claire Dwyer continues her series today.
A smile is a small–although not always easy–sacrament of joy. Claire Dwyer shares about this surprising “apostolate” as her series on Elizabeth of the Trinity continues.
Has the Avila Foundation blessed you this year?
“Francis, will you rebuild my church?” Is God asking the same of you, in this pivotal moment?
What is the secret hidden in Joy? Learn from this reflection by the Carmelite Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart of Los Angeles.
The right way is one of order, peace, and true freedom. The right way is God’s way.