A Catholic Artist?

“He who works with his hands is a labourer. He who works with his hands and his head is a craftsman. He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist.”    “Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible,and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” “Preach the…… Continue reading A Catholic Artist?

7 QT Friday- When Goodwill is Not Enough

When I started writing columns about my life as a mother of a large family, I was not ready for the backlash that came not from secular society ( I had experienced that my whole married life) but from other committed Catholics. Perhaps some angry comments come from people who feel guilty for preventing pregnancies…… Continue reading 7 QT Friday- When Goodwill is Not Enough

the Prayer of St. Francis

Lord, make me an instrument of your peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love. Where there is injury, pardon. Where there is doubt, faith. Where there is despair, hope. Where there is darkness, light. Where there is sadness, joy. O Divine Master, grant that I may not so much seek to be consoled,…… Continue reading the Prayer of St. Francis