Bridegroom shares His cross

Jesus now hath many lovers of His celestial kingdom: but few bearers of His Cross. He bath many who are desirous of consolations: but few of tribulation. He findeth many companions of His table: but few of His abstinence. All desire… Continue reading

Tell the world that we perished

Go, passer-by, and tell the world That we perished in the cause, Faithful to our orders. The Warsaw Uprising in August-September of 1944 was the largest and perhaps most heroic underground campaign of… Continue reading

Nuns instead of Lady Gaga

Couple of years ago the Cistercian Monks of Stift Heiligenkreuz made an album “Chant: Music For Paradise” which sold more than one million copies, after climbing to the top of European charts with their… Continue reading

How to die to see God

Mystical Prayer in the Holy Spirit St. Bonaventure - Doctor of the Church This reading on mystical (contemplative) prayer, taken from St. Bonaventure’s Journey of the Mind to God (Cap. 7,1 2.4.6: Opera Omnia,… Continue reading

this is eternal life that they may know You

Who would ever thought that Catholic Catechism would become one of my favorite books? Since our come back to the Catholic church I read it almost daily and I will read through it… Continue reading

The issue of authority in the Early Christianity

Notes from “The issue of authority in the Early Christianity” Dr Kenneth Howell teaching from Coming Home Network Conference 1. Questions that need to be asked How did the authority of the Apostles… Continue reading

how to raise a saint and a martyr in the heart of Europe today

In just few hours Marianna Popieluszko will be present at the Mass for the Beatification of her son, father Jerzy Popieluszko (Yeh-zhee  Poh-pye-woosh-koh), who was murdered over 25 years ago. She will carry… Continue reading

gdziekolwiek jest Chrystus, tam Kosciol Katolicki

Nie ma nic powazniejszego niz swietokradztwo schizmy, gdyz zadna przyczyna nie usprawiedliwia rozlamu jednosci kosciola. sw. Augustyn, 400r. Kiedy odsylamy ich do tej Tradycji, ktora wziela swoj poczatek od Apostolow, i jest zachowana… Continue reading

Ty, Panie, wiesz, że chciałbym zachować do końca paru przyjaciół

Panie, Ty wiesz lepiej aniżeli ja sam, że się starzeje i pewnego dnia bedę stary. Zachowaj mnie od zgubnego nawyku mniemania, ze muszę coś powiedzieć na każdy temat i przy każdej okazji. Odbierz mi chęć prostowania… Continue reading

rozlam jest grzechem

rozłam – podział, zwykle na dwa przeciwstawne obozy rozlamac sie – 1. stać się rozłamanym 2. utracic jednosc Na pytanie: “Dlaczego powrot do Kosciola Katolickiego wlasnie teraz?” moglabym odpowiedziec prosto: Gdyz zrozumialam, ze to… Continue reading