Tag Archives: Reflections

April 13

Sacred Triduum: The Prayer of Poetry

Today begins the Sacred Triduum, the holiest time of the year. In these moments, sometimes I feel so deeply my human weakness and inadequacy and I say like Romans 8: “I do not know how to pray as I ought.” Come Holy Spirit, aid me in my weakness. As I’ve prayed this Holy Week, I […]

December 24

IN THE REAR VIEW (reflections): THE SPIRITUAL COMBAT, 1.

“He does not receive the Victor’s Crown unless he fights well.” – 2 Timothy 2:5. This is the theme verse of an intense work on the interior life of the Christian man. The work The Spiritual Combat (read here) begins this way: “Would you attain in Christ the height of perfection, and by a nearer […]