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Contemplate the Mystery of God

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Nov 26, 2019 5:00:00 AM

We cannot see God with our physical eyes nor can we find God through the logic of reason. The...

Love for the Sake of the Other

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Nov 7, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Whenever we speak about love, we are speaking about relationship. Bonaventure wrote that love is...

Love Gives Itself Away

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Oct 29, 2019 5:00:00 AM

The simplest way to describe God’s poverty and humility is in terms of love. Love gives itself...

Stop Trying to Figure God Out

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Oct 27, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Francis of Assisi grasped something of the mystery of God and, in a particular way, the mystery...

Silence Is a Language God Can Speak

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Oct 25, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Too often our prayers are projections of our own needs and desires and we give God little room...

Live in the Mystery of God's Love

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Oct 12, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Did you ever have one of those days where the whole idea of God was just too much to think...

Walking in the Divine Footprints

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Oct 4, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Francis went about the world following the footprints of Christ, not so he could look like...

Called to Bend Low in Love

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Sep 28, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Francis of Assisi wanted to be a “brother minor” so that he could humbly bend down in solidarity...

Every Breath of Life Is the Breath of God

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Sep 26, 2019 5:00:00 AM

To live in God’s humble love is to live in attentiveness, openness and relationship:...

Christ Cannot Be Limited

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Sep 17, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Through his life in Christ, Francis came to see that Christ cannot be limited to a single human...