Simplicity in Devotion, SAM GUZMAN, Catholic Exchange | "If we do too much, we become focused on the process of practicing the devotion, rather than the object of the devotion, which is intimacy with God and union with him."
There is a great deal of disagreement among Christians as to how we are saved, or “justified.” We all agree that Christ Jesus offered his life to bring us salvation and that both God’s grace and faith in Christ are indispensable elements for receiving eternal life. Past that, however, we find ourselves at varying levels …
10 Ways to Prepare Yourself for Communion Of all the gestures, actions, decisions, operations, motions in the life of the human person, by far the greatest (beyond comparison) is to receive Jesus, the Lord and God into the very depths of your soul in the greatest of all Sacraments: Holy Communion.... See: http://catholicexchange.com/10-ways-to-prepare-yourself-for-communion
40 WAYS TO GET MORE OUT OF LENT - "This, of course, is not an exhaustive list of Lenten ideas. But it’s a start! Many of the resources mention here are available on our website at www.crossroadsinitiative.com or can be found by visiting our links ...Take 30 minutes to pray, ask the Holy Spirit’s guidance, look over this list, and make a.." ~ Marcellino D'Ambrosio, Catholic Exchange