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Discernment Sundays – Chat Room

Chatting about: Traditions, Resolutions

Sister Susan Marie (Moderator): Why do you think it is a worthy practice to recommit ourselves to the things we’ve commited ourselves?Considered in a simple way, we put into practice what St. Francis is recommending by the mere fact of having a yearly schedule that we repeat. Each year we re-celebrate Easter and Christmas and […]

Good Resolutions

These exercises will repair the waste caused by time​     Sign up: Living Jesus Chat — Membership   We continue our series with Part V, Chapter 1, “It is Well Yearly to Renew Good Resolutions by Means of the Following Exercises,“ from An Introduction to the Devout Life. Here Saint Francis is setting the stage to prepare us […]

Chatting about: Consolation, grace conflict

Guest1756 (Guest): (Judy) Starting question 1. God often attracts us at the beginning of our faith journey with consolations and signal graces, but later a desert phase so that we might grow to desire Him more. If He gave us a desert phase right at the beginning, being unschooled in the spiritual life, we might […]