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Saint Teresa of Avila on Righteousness

by Melanie Rigney on Oct 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM

“May God give you fortitude so that you remain steadfast in righteousness, even if you find...

Blessed Are You—Now

by Melanie Rigney on Oct 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM

I often speak about the female saints to Catholic women’s groups, and two things tug at my...

Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit

by Melanie Rigney on Oct 13, 2018 5:00:00 AM

We find our own spiritual poverty in many different ways: in humbling ourselves and working and...

Saint Faustina on Spiritual Poverty

by Melanie Rigney on Oct 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM

“When I was by myself, I began to reflect on the spirit of poverty. I clearly saw that Jesus,...

Thérèse of Lisieux on Meekness

by Melanie Rigney on Oct 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM

“Dear Lord, Thou knowest my weakness. Each morning I resolve to be humble, and in the evening I...