Category: religious life

Taking a Cue from Mary's Fiat

I’ve been learning more about our Mother Mary lately and using her as an example of complete surrender to God’s will. Here’s a a great song about the annunciation:   [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8NUMgb_svxs&feature=related] “Behold I am the handmaid of the Lord, be it done unto me according to your word.”

Still Waiting…

I’m heading to Ohio on Monday and I CANNOT WAIT.  In the mean time I was stalking the Sisters’ website and stumbled across their monthly newsletter.  The Reverend Mother wrote a beautiful Christmas message about opening our hearts to Christ during this season.  You can read it here: http://www.torsisters.org/newsletter/RMChristmas%202011%20Color%20for%20website.pdf

While I'm Waiting

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i6X71sXagUY] I just heard this song on Pandora and was astounded at how perfectly it fits what’s happening in my life.  Also, I think it’s a great Advent song. I’m waiting I’m waiting on You, Lord And I am hopeful I’m waiting on You, Lord Though it is painful But patiently, I will wait I…