My Journey with St. Joan and St. Thérèse

My Journey with St. Joan and St. Thérèse – Overview

In this series I will relate the story of my journey on the Trail of the Dogmatic Creed with St. Joan of Arc and St. Thérèse of Lisieux through the lens of the Carmelite spirituality of St. John of the Cross. As St. John of the Cross’ writings are far too rich and deep and… Continue reading My Journey with St. Joan and St. Thérèse – Overview

Holy Realism

Holy Realism, Catholic Hope, St. Joan and St. Thérèse

The key to Catholic Hope is Holy Realism. “For, true fulfillment and joy come not in understanding how to live; they come through seeking that for which we would die. That for which we would die is that in which we truly hope” (From my book, Seek First the Kingdom – The March of Hope). That for… Continue reading Holy Realism, Catholic Hope, St. Joan and St. Thérèse

Holy Realism

Holy Realism – How devotion to Mary’s Catholic and Royal France can evangelize the world

We can evangelize the world most effectively through the Old Evangelization, the one through which the Church built Christendom in Europe, followed by the New Christendom in the Americas, while evangelizing the far corners of the world in between in the model of St. Francis Xavier. Holy Realism drove the Old Evangelizers, and, in particular,… Continue reading Holy Realism – How devotion to Mary’s Catholic and Royal France can evangelize the world