The word "consecration" means to make holy. Through approved apparitions, Mary requests consecration to her Heart because she can then exert greater influence upon souls. She will protect persons from the forces of evil.
The Gospel of St. Luke in 108 days
This reading schedule goes through the Gospel of St. Luke in 108 days.
The Gospel of St. Mark in 70 Days
This reading schedule goes through the Gospel of St. Mark in 70 days.
The Gospel of St. Matthew in 144 Days
This long-term reading schedule will help you to appreciate the beauty of St. Matthew's Gospel.
The Gospel of St. John in 77 Days
The Gospel of St. John is both simple and sublime; beautiful and profound. It is best meditated upon through a slow, meditative process known as Lectio Divina. This schedule provides a small portion of the Gospel over seventy-seven days.
Motives for Resisting Temptation
Temptation is a difficult experience. However, it is easier to resist when the mind has an arsenal of motives to not give in.
The Best Bedtime Reading
Studies suggest that reading before bedtime is most beneficial for relaxing the mind and body before sleep. This article suggests reasons to choose reading material with care.
Book Spotlight #5: The Collected Works of St. John of the Cross
The writings of St. John of the Cross are among the most beautiful and inspiring that emerged from the Golden Era of Spain. This article takes an overview of his collected works.