The living Spirit

I implore thee to pray for me, that, as He has brought thee to heaven, so in due time He may take me to heaven also … I ask thee to gain for me those His seven great gifts, to dispose and excite my heart towards faith and virtue.

Without the Holy Spirit: God is far away, Christ stays in the past, the Gospel is a dead letter, the Church is simply an organisation, authority simply a matter of domination, mission a matter of propaganda, liturgy no more than an evocation, Christian living a slave morality.

Spiritual readings – 7 May 2016 Premium

05 May 2016
Today our Lord Jesus Christ ascended into Heaven; let our hearts ascend with him … If you have risen with Christ, set your hearts on the things that are above where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God; seek the things that are above, not the things that are on earth …

Spiritual readings – 30 April 2016 Premium

28 April 2016
Only in poverty do we intensify a real confidence in God. Those who become truly poor in spirit no longer chase after external signs that would confirm the status of their relations with God.

Spiritual readings – 16 April 2016 Premium

14 April 2016
You cannot have forgotten that all of us, when we were baptised into Christ Jesus, were baptised into his death.

Spiritual readings – 9 April 2016 Premium

07 April 2016
A real pilgrim going to Jerusalem leaves house and lands, wife and children, and strips himself of all his possessions that he may go easily on his way without hindrance.

Spiritual readings – 2 April 2016 Premium

31 March 2016
“You will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you will name him Jesus. He will be great, and will be called the Son of the Most High … and of his kingdom there will be no end.”

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