"Come Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful and kindle in them the fire of your love. Send forth your Spirit and they shall be created. And You shall renew the face of the earth." St. Louis de Montfort prayer.
Fr. Robert Barron's Word On Fire - Families and Faith: How Religion is Passed Down Across Generations (Part 1). "The “high boundary religious groups” have the highest levels of faith transmission – Mormons, Jews, and Evangelicals. These groups share characteristics that differentiate them from secular society more than the highly assimilated Mainline Protestants and Catholics." MUST READ.
Rise Up, My Love (5): The Difference in Viewpoint Between the Song and Ecclesiastes
Has it ever occurred to you that the Song of Solomon follows the book of Ecclesiastes in the Bible, even though King Solomon authored both, and the Song of Solomon was written forty years earlier? Description from kathrynwarmstrong.wordpress.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Judas...the first Catholic to leave Mass early... Good reason to stay and make a good thanksgiving, I would say! ;-)
Catholic nuns were the first feminists, earning Ph.D.’s or working as surgeons long before it was fashionable for women to hold jobs. As managers of hospitals, schools and complex bureaucracies, they were the first female C.E.O.’s. They are also among the bravest, toughest and most admirable people in the world. In my travels, I’ve seen heroic nuns defy warlords, pimps and bandits.