Okay obviously I have to talk about the new Wonder Woman movie because the female empowerment is soo real and even better was the way they portrayed her femininity in the way that didn’t belittle her as a superhero.
It is no coincidence that St. Benedict is one of the patron saints of My Saint My Hero. It is not us that chose him; he chose us!
“I will love you in heaven.” I sit and imagine someone in heaven looking down on me and loving me. That someone is St. Kateri Tekakwitha and I believe that she is being true to her quote above because she chose me this year to guide and to love in a special way.
Today we celebrate the feast day of St. Benedict. This day is special to us here at My Saint My Hero because the Benedictine cross medal is at the heart of each of our Blessing Bracelets…We invite you, as we do, to wear this bracelet to remind yourself that God has given you a mission to make the world a better place, and that you can choose to fulfill that mission by using your hands to do good.
Gratitude is like a rare beautiful flower that can flourish in a lush garden of plenty as well as in the parched desert of suffering. It is as resilient as it is radiant.
On this glorious and joyful day on which we celebrate this beautiful nation solidly built upon the principles and foundations of respect and honor for God, our neighbors, and freedom, let’s take a few moments to be grateful.
The heart of Jesus…is there anything more beautiful, more passionate or inspiring? I recently had an experience of the Sacred Heart which I shared on my personal blog, but I want to continue to reflect with you here how we, at My Saint My Hero venerate and love the most Sacred Heart of Jesus.
When God became man, He came to us within a family. Jesus, Mary and Joseph: three human hearts touched in a special way and woven together by the grace of the Everlasting Heart of God.
Ischia, Italy. This is where my annual retreat into family, love and quiet happens. There on that small island is where family matters most, conversations linger and a warm embrace is truly felt. It is a place where my feet feel steady and I’m not jumping from one activity to the next…