One Angel

We read on numerous occasions in Sacred Scripture that the appearance of a single angel strikes tremendous fear in the heart of man. The angelic nature is significantly superior to our fallen human nature, and we can do little but tremble when encountering something so superior. But if the sight of one single angel can … More One Angel

A Father’s Heart

When a man marries a woman, he loves her with all of his heart. When he has his first child, he loves that child with all of his heart while maintaining and even increasing the love he has for his wife. How is this possible? The size of his heart must increase. Indeed, with each … More A Father’s Heart

How to Pray

All too often, we think of prayer as simply asking God for the things we need. This view is much too shallow, and every good soul should understand that supplication is only one–and actually, the last–of the four ends of prayer. Before man begins to supplicate God for his needs, he should first employ his … More How to Pray

Spilled Milk

Thank you for allowing me to spill this milk, O Lord. You have provided me with a wonderful opportunity to increase my patience by working to stay calm over this matter. You have drawn my heart closer to Yours as I wipe the milk from the floor and imagine your mercy wiping away my sins. … More Spilled Milk