Reflections on the Rosary with Sarah Reinhard: CMCP Blog Tour

  To celebrate the launch of her new book, A Catholic Mother’s Companion to Pregnancy: Walking with Mary from Conception to Baptism, Sarah Reinhard invites all of us to spend her blog book tour praying the rosary together. Today, she shares this reflection on the Agony in the Garden: When I read about the apostles falling […]

Happy Mother’s Day! Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Proverbs 22:6 Train up a child in the way he should go, Even when he is old he will not depart from it. Being pregnant, and raising many small children keeps motherhood in the front of my mind. In this season of my life, I’m surrounded by children, and that’s just the way I like […]

Choosing Joy – Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

John 15:11 These things I have spoken to you so that My joy may be in you, and that your joy may be made full. Brett, Rachel and I recently took a field trip to Virginia/Washington, D.C. Before we left, I told Brett I was only concerned about seeing ONE thing in the area. I […]

Saints and Scripture Sunday: The Annunciation

Saints and Scripture Sunday

  Luke 1:38 And Mary said, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord; let it be done to me according to your word.” And the angel departed from her. Gabriel’s visit to Mary for the Annunciation is one of my favorite Bible stories. (Luke 1:26-38) As a mother, I can relate to receiving news […]

The Assumption: Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

I’m going to take a break from my recap of Father Corapi’s talk in Cincinnati this week while we celebrate one of our Holy Days of Obligation. John 19:25-28 Therefore the soldiers did these things.But standing by the cross of Jesus were His mother, and His mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary […]