Category Archives: Mary Immaculate

In the End, My Immaculate Heart Will Triumph

[Many beautiful articles have been written for this centenary year of celebrating the apparitions of Our Lady at Fatima. Motivational, inspirational and edifying contributions are everywhere.  It was Msgr. Charles Pope’s piece, based on last Sunday’s parable of the vineyard … Continue reading

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Sex and the 2016 Election

Below is an analysis of the 2016 election from a spiritual perspective by our friend, Dan Lynch. This morning, I finished my first international presentation, speaking to a conference in Guadalajara, Mexico via Skype. It was wonderful! Though it was … Continue reading

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Comfort Through the Storm

By Charlie Johnston I first became aware of Dr. Peter Howard earlier this year when I read a piece on “Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Renaissance of Civilization” which he had published at spiritualdirection.com. It was the finest short … Continue reading

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Times of Fulfillment

By Charlie Johnston Over the weekend, we suffered the worst Islamist attack on American soil since 9-11 when a Jihadist shot up a homosexual nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The tally was 49 dead and 53 wounded when I sat down … Continue reading

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Home Again, Praying for Wisdom and Fortitude

By Charlie Johnston In these first few days after my return home, I have just been decompressing. When I am on the road, things get pretty frantic…and I try to keep up with demands from all over. I will be … Continue reading

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At Sea

By Charlie Johnston Whoo…it has been a hectic week. Beginning Thursday I was dominated by events involving my son’s wedding. These first couple days of the week I have been visiting friends and family in Alabama. I was best man … Continue reading

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Procession for Life, Mary and the Saints

I will spend the bulk of next week working on putting together resources for people around the country – and the world – to mount Eucharistic and Marian Processions to give witness to our faith in the midst of the … Continue reading

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An Invitation to Fall in Love

By Charlie Johnston When I was a Sophomore in high school, my French Teacher assigned me to put together a test for the class. When I take something to heart, I usually learn it pretty thoroughly, so he figured he … Continue reading

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The Way of the Cross is the Path to Victory

By Charlie Johnston I had a profound sense a few weeks ago that this would be a very consequential, perhaps even transformative, Lenten Season. I felt a real urgency to get up to the mountains, to the cabin, to prepare … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Renaissance of Civilization

(This is one of the finest pieces I have ever read on Our Lady of Guadalupe. It is by Dr. Peter Howard and appears at Spiritualdirection.com. I have come to think that the titles, Tepeyac and Guadalupe are equally important, … Continue reading

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