“THE ALTAR OF THE CROSS “- from a teaching by Lourdes Pinto, Love Crucified Covenant Community

In her recent teaching to us on the Eucharist, I was struck by this phrase:  “the altar of the cross,” which Lourdes used.  What made it meaningful to me was the context of the phrase.  What she said was this: “Wherever our cross is, there is our altar of sacrifice.  There is where our offering … Continue reading “THE ALTAR OF THE CROSS “- from a teaching by Lourdes Pinto, Love Crucified Covenant Community

“Become a living holocaust for His glory” — Jesus to Conchita

Crypt of Venerable Concepcion Cabrera de Armida (Conchita) – Mexico City, Dec. 8, 2016 The tabernacle is on the left, the crypt on the right.  Above the crypt is the Spanish inscription translated for me by Father Jordi:  “Through the Holy Spirit, He immolated Himself, Immaculate, to God.”  This quotation is central to the Mystical … Continue reading “Become a living holocaust for His glory” — Jesus to Conchita

“The Kiss of Jesus” — Mother St. Teresa of Calcutta

It’s been a while since I’ve posted though I’ve considered doing so during the last few weeks.  I did write a reflection “Entering More Deeply the Cross”—which has been on my heart for some weeks and I may still post it.  Then today, as I prayed in week three of my preparation for consecration to … Continue reading “The Kiss of Jesus” — Mother St. Teresa of Calcutta

My Covenant with Love Crucified

On Mar. 12, 2016, [incidentally,  my husband’s birthday,] during our Community retreat, I entered into a long-desired covenant with the Holy Trinity and Love Crucified Community.  I have referred to our community several times in varied posts, and I have also incorporated reflections of our spirituality in posts, as well.  My call to covenant is … Continue reading My Covenant with Love Crucified

“Canticle of the Cross” — Ven. Archbishop Luis Martinez

Today I was stunned by the profound beauty which I found in UNDER THE GAZE OF THE FATHER, a retreat on the mystical incarnation, which Archbishop Luis Martinez gave in 1935 to Venerable Concepción Cabrera de Armida, our beloved Conchita.  On the ninth day of her retreat, Archbishop Luis spoke of sacrifice. Having referred often … Continue reading “Canticle of the Cross” — Ven. Archbishop Luis Martinez

LIVE LINKS/TABLE OF CONTENTS

LIVE LINKS TO MY POSTS AUDIOS:           TEXTS (TITLES): “The Jesus Prayer – For Times of Great Difficulty,” Oct. 2, 2017 “The Root of Spiritual Self-Love,” Sept. 14, 2017 “Suffering the Absences,” Ven. Conchita Cabrara de Armida, Aug. 5, 2017 “Canticle of the Cross,” from a teaching by Ven. Luis Martinez, July 21, 2017 “My little … Continue reading LIVE LINKS/TABLE OF CONTENTS