Divine Drunkenness Feed on Jesus; drink His precious Blood; if you get drunk, go to sleep. You will learn more in this divine sleep in Jesus Christ than all the learned people of this world when they study their sciences.
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Prayer When Busy Keep a stout heart in adversity and remember that troubles are a sign of God’s friendship. Make frequent acts of repentance for sin, of love of God. These you can make when out for a walk, when busy at work, or even when accompanied by other people. You can do a lot […]
God, Our Strength in Weakness Don’t be afraid of difficulties which come up. God, who is infinitely good, will be your strength, your comfort. Cry out, cry out with the Apostle Paul, “I have the strength for everything through him who empowers me” (Phil 4:13). If you are faithful to your vocation of marriage, the […]
Acceptance Leads to Holiness The greater the acceptance of the divine good pleasure, the greater the holiness. Perfect acceptance of the will of God includes perfect love, and in the love of God are all virtues. Jesus, our life, said that it was His food to do the will of His eternal Father (Jn 4:34).
Domestic Holiness Accept the responsibilities you have as a father of a family. As far as you can, live in peace with the wife God has given you to be your companion. Raise your children with holy reverence for God. But even in the midst of your domestic occupations, let love unite your heart interiorly […]
Constant Prayer It is good to take time for prayer when your health allows it: getting up early in the morning or taking time in the evening for an extra half hour. However, prayer can go on continuously with a loving gaze on God in pure faith, marveling at His goodness, His greatness, or just […]
Maintain Interior Solitude Maintain your holy interior solitude, treating one on one with the Supreme Good in the inner chamber of your heart. Keep this inner chamber quiet and serene, peaceful and recollected, and drive away worries, scruples and restlessness as you would a plague.
Bottomless Abyss of Love Plunge yourself completely into the bottomless abyss of Divine Love and into the red sea of the Most Holy Passion of Jesus. This sea is born of the infinite love of God. Walk always in greater simplicity, humility, hiddenness, leaving yourself in holy freedom to hiddenness, leaving yourself in holy freedom […]
Jesus’ Open Side I want to say something about the most tender Side of Jesus, in which is found all strength, all sweetness, all comfort, and, to say it in a word, all good. Don’t be surprised that after the fiercest storms of temptations, the soul is usually more united to God, more peaceful and […]
Entering Jesus’ Heart Never stop placing yourself in the Holy of Holies which is the most pure Heart of Jesus. Love Him with the love of His own Heart. Let yourself be penetrated by a lively sorrow for the outrages that are done to him in Eucharistic Celebration. Make reparation by your own humility, affection, […]