What is necessary when transitioning from meditation to contemplation? Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen reflects in this excerpt from his classic Carmelite meditation book “Divine Intimacy”.
Does the Church consider the Blessed Virgin Mary to be our Mediatrix? Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen quotes popes and saints in this excerpt from his classic Carmelite meditation book “Divine Intimacy”.
Why does God refuse some souls the grace of contemplation?
What is the supreme paradox of death and life which reaches unity in Jesus?
Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen reflects on the Eucharist, the gift of Love, instituted by Christ on Holy Thursday night.
Why should we not fear the end of our mortal lives? What example does Christ’s death on the Cross give to us?
What should true mortification aim at?
Why is the Cross good for us? Why do we need passive suffering?
While Contemplative Prayer is a gift from God, one can seek to pray in a contemplative way. Connie Rossini explains.
How do we acquire humility of heart?