Joy IS for Catholics

Somehow the average Catholic does not associate joy with holiness but believes holiness is synonymous with misery. I have written articles on the theology of joy but in this post I will simply overwhelm you with quotes from the saints and the Bible, all affirming the fact that joy is at the core of our…… Continue reading Joy IS for Catholics

Lord Of All The Pots and Pans

  “Do everything without grumbling or questioning, that you may be blameless and innocent, children of God without blemish in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you shine like lights in the world.” ~ St. Paul to the Philippians 2: 14-15 “The best way to acquire true dignity is to wash one’s…… Continue reading Lord Of All The Pots and Pans

When We Are Struggling: Quotes From the Saints

Teresa of Avila understood that humour helps us cope with difficult situations. Supposedly after a donkey threw her into a cold stream, Teresa stood in her heavy,dripping wet, medieval habit and yelled at God, “If this is the way You treat Your friends, no wonder You have so few” A word of wisdom  from St.…… Continue reading When We Are Struggling: Quotes From the Saints