I love Malta, my friends there, the Church there, my spiritual director…. It is particularly hard to leave this time, as I never know for sure if or when I am coming back. I am getting older. Traveling is not fun. More and more travelers are just plain rude and one gets fatigued at my… Read More
A small series on Josephite Marriages, like a small CTS pamphlet size, will be published on this blog starting on Sunday. I hope you all enjoy this exploration of an interesting topic. Watch this space.
Where I am staying has had two electrical black outs in four days. This impacts Net service. Even after the electricity comes on, it takes hours for the Net to come back on. I tried using the Net in a different city, and there were problems there as well. Today, I am out all day… Read More
I am leaving Malta in a few days. This time, the retreat made the visit sublime, and I began my novel, which I have to work on in the days to come. Please pray for me, as second drafts are always harder than first drafts. I have had a good reader giving me great input.… Read More
I have not had WiFi for days. I shall resume posting on Saturday. Happy New Year and see you all in 2016. God bless.
I have finished the first draft of my one and only novel I have ever written. I am getting advice on publishing, taking a few days off before I tackle a second draft. Pray really hard, dear readers, I can find a publisher. One person who read chapter two said it was “very good”. But,… Read More
I am back again after few days off. I cannot tell you the peace and joy which comes from a spiritual director who is sent from God and knows his theology, spirituality and history For a person who is truly wanting to grow in the spiritual life, as St. Teresa of Avila experienced the hard… Read More
Forum Members, Sorry, but hopping around Malta, I ignored the Forum for weeks. Now you can speak to each other on the topics you so desire. Remember, the focus must be charitable and kind, and no, absolutely, no pope bashing. There are plenty of sites for that. Have fun talking to each other and I… Read More
I am in tears. God has His Own Way. The Adoration chapel, unusually was closed, so I stood outside for an hour to intercede for the Pro-Life Rally today featuring Gianna Jessen. Wandering back to the rally site, I met at least half of my best friends in Malta. And, I met a new friend… Read More
I am in Valletta today, First of all, I met four seminarians from America–at the NO Latin Mass. Please join me in prayer for these boys from St. John Vianney in Minneapolis. Nice group. Then, I heard one of the best bagpipe bands I have ever heard and I have heard many including the famous… Read More