Author Archives: Anthony Mullen

The Reality of Venial Sin Preventing Union with God

Father Gabriel of St. Mary Magdalene continues his teaching on the critical aspects of the interior life of the Holy Spirit, which we are all called to live…our only purpose in existing. I have paraphrased some of his insights while … Continue reading

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Why Suffering and Mortification of the Senses are Necessary to Union with God

One of the great gifts of the work of Father Gabriel of St. Mary Magdalene in his classic “Divine Intimacy” is the many teachings and reminders on the absolute necessity of suffering and constant mortification of our senses, and in … Continue reading

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The Reality of How We Grow in Union with God

In the classic work of Father Gabriel of St. Mary Magdalene, “Divine Intimacy”, we are given key insights into how we are stymied by our bad habits in our pursuit of union with God. “Disordered inclinations and affections always give … Continue reading

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Mental Prayer as a Wound of the Heart

In his classic work, “Time for God”, Father Jacques Philippe, shares a very interesting insight with us. “Experience shows that to pray well and to be brought to the state of passive prayer in which God and the soul communicate … Continue reading

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Why the Beatitudes Matter

Father Dolindo Ruotolo is now known much more widely in the United States of America, because of his classic novena on surrendering to Jesus. Many people now pray this novena every single day with extraordinary results. Father Dolindo also has … Continue reading

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On a Deeper Understanding of The Holy Spirit, the Sanctifier, and His Spouse’s Role

We will start a new series further exploring the role of the Holy Spirit and our Mother Mary in our lives and how God wills to accelerate the duty and life of His holiness we are called to imitate. This … Continue reading

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Day 30 of “The Gift, the Love Between the Father and Son, the Holy Spirit” from Venerable Conchita

30 Days to the Gift, the Love Between the Father and the Son, the Holy Spirit. From the Eve of the Feast of the Assumption to the Feast of the Most Holy Name of Mary from the Inspired Works of … Continue reading

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