devotions

Why you should practice devotion to the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus

"Sacred Heart of Jesus" (detail) by Chambers

One can discover a wide and deep variety of devotions and spiritualities in the Catholic faith. Devotion to the Sacred Heart is one of the most visible and important. Very few people whom I know would be unfamiliar with at least the title Sacred Heart. Many parishes and Catholic institutions are named in honor of and dedicated to the Sacred Heart. […]

What you need to know about Devotion to the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus

Sacred Heart of Jesus

One can discover in the Catholic faith a wide and deep variety of devotions and spiritualities. Devotion to the Sacred Heart is one of the most visible and important. Very few people whom I know would be unfamiliar with at least the title Sacred Heart. Many parishes and Catholic institutions are named in honor of and dedicated to the Sacred Heart. […]

Why Devotion to the Sacred Heart Matters

One can discover in the Catholic faith a wide and deep variety of devotions and spiritualities. Devotion to the Sacred Heart is one of the most visible and important. Very few people whom I know would be unfamiliar with at least the title Sacred Heart. Many parishes and Catholic institutions are named in honor of and dedicated to the Sacred Heart. […]

How St. Bridget Taught Me Perseverance in Prayer

I am ashamed to admit that for much of my adult life, my prayer life was practically non-existent.  I mentally mumbled the same rather lame, made-up prayer every night, which I frequently didn’t even finish before I fell asleep.  Basically, I prayed for the same reason I went to Mass on Sundays — so I wouldn’t go to hell.  I […]