Pedagogy

Pedagogy 1 on the Dove and Rose Devotion (St. Joan and St. Thérèse)

The teaching of the Trinitarian God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, through total consecration to the Virgin Mary, and in the friendship and sisterly care of Sts. Joan and Thérèse (here called The Dove and Rose devotion) is an inductive process wherein one is led by Mary’s most loving and grace filled maternal care, along… Continue reading Pedagogy 1 on the Dove and Rose Devotion (St. Joan and St. Thérèse)

The Le Royaume Program

The Le Royaume Program – Phase 3 – The Dove and Rose (St. Joan and St. Thérèse)

The third phase is a walk along the Trail of the Dogmatic Creed with St. Joan and St. Thérèse over the majestic mountain peaks in a union of heart, will, and desire for the Kingdom of God. Here they prepare us for the grandeur of what will follow in the next. It is about joy,… Continue reading The Le Royaume Program – Phase 3 – The Dove and Rose (St. Joan and St. Thérèse)

The Le Royaume Program

The Le Royaume Program- Phase 2 – The March of Hope with Joan of Arc

The second phase is a deep relationship and union of hearts with St. Joan of Arc by the divine will and through the heart of the Immaculate Virgin Mary. This union of hearts means that we seek to understand as Joan understood and to reinterpret our understanding of the world through her lens and through… Continue reading The Le Royaume Program- Phase 2 – The March of Hope with Joan of Arc

The Le Royaume Program

The Le Royaume Program – Phase 1 – Journey to Christendom

The first phase begins with the first grace of conversion through the congruous hearts of Our Lady and St. Thérèse and concludes with a "divine glance" leading to the second phase, The March of Hope with St. Joan of Arc. The first phase of Le Royaume, the Journey on the Trail of the Dogmatic Creed… Continue reading The Le Royaume Program – Phase 1 – Journey to Christendom

The Science of RoyaumeFrance

The Science of RoyaumeFrance – The Knowledge of God

The Science of RoyaumeFrance is a science of the knowledge of God. This knowledge is the subject of the logos of God, Jesus Christ, and its purpose is to lead us to Him through the Immaculate Heart of Mary and the combined spirituality of St. Joan of Arc and St. Thérèse of Lisieux. Its goal… Continue reading The Science of RoyaumeFrance – The Knowledge of God

My Journey with St. Joan and St. Thérèse

My Journey with St. Joan and St. Thérèse – Our relationship with God and the Saints

Our discussion of the Journey on the Trail of the Dogmatic Creed with St. Joan of Arc and St. Thérèse of Lisieux requires an added dimension. Thus far, we have emphasized the Kingdom in the distance toward which we are traveling with our saintly sisters. This Kingdom is the center of the Immaculate Heart of… Continue reading My Journey with St. Joan and St. Thérèse – Our relationship with God and the Saints

My Journey with St. Joan and St. Thérèse

My Journey with St. Joan and St. Thérèse – St. John of the Cross’ Mt. Carmel

My initial experience with Carmelite spirituality was similar to St. Teresa Benedicta’s. “Picking up a book at random, Edith began to read. It was St. Teresa of Avila’s The Book of Her Life. Edith was so taken by this Spanish marvel of God’s grace that she read through the book, it seems, without a break.… Continue reading My Journey with St. Joan and St. Thérèse – St. John of the Cross’ Mt. Carmel

Little Flowers and Fiery Towers

The Desert of St. Thérèse

The Desert of St. Thérèse A quiet desert landscape fills my heart In solitude the stillness clears my view I long for nothing save our God out here The land of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux This place is real though being sight unseen An emptiness aglow with beauty quaint Out here desire for Jesus grows… Continue reading The Desert of St. Thérèse

Little Flowers and Fiery Towers

The Pilgrim Dance (St. Joan and St. Thérèse)

  Shuffling down a narrow Lonely, dirt path Into a wide Open field I am a pilgrim A journeyman One who rests Only for a time In mystical Quaint villages I am refreshed And stronger now Because of each Enchanting land Now, slowly Onto a plain Where I have come Upon a crossroad Not knowing… Continue reading The Pilgrim Dance (St. Joan and St. Thérèse)

The Dove and Rose

Saint Joan and Saint Thérèse, together they are the most beautiful color in the heavens.

  Saint Joan and Saint Thérèse, together they are the most beautiful color in the heavens. This is a motto of mine that describes my feelings about both of these saints individually as well as in their blended spiritual kinship. I love and propagate devotion both to St. Joan and St. Thérèse as well as… Continue reading Saint Joan and Saint Thérèse, together they are the most beautiful color in the heavens.