31 12, 2019

A Greeting for the New Year

By |2020-01-01T13:54:44-07:00December 31st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

May the following quote by Mother Basilea encourage you for the New Year: “Jesus wants to come to us who live in a world of ever-growing darkness and chaos. For today countries are ravaged by uprisings. But Jesus is the Light of the world. He is the Eternal Light. He is like a sun that no darkness can ever eclipse. His light illumines and penetrates the darkness, transforming it into light. Why should I be troubled when fear and distress take hold of me? I have a mighty Deliverer, who will come to my aid in every suffering that befalls me. Though the world is growing ever darker, though satanic forces are gaining more and more ground to establish their rule, we know that Jesus will come [...]

4 12, 2019

My Soul Magnifies the Lord

By |2020-01-04T21:47:16-07:00December 4th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ein Kerem, Jerusalem One  of the Sisters who had the privilege of visiting the Holy Land this summer discovered a precious jewel, hidden in the ancient village of Ein Kerem - The Church of the Visitation - Mary's encounter with Elizabeth. Delightful 1 min. video of Ein Kerem Here in Ein Kerem, situated in the Judean hills on the western outskirts of Jerusalem, we are reminded of the birth of John the Baptist and of Mary’s encounter with Elizabeth. EXCERPT FROM LUKE 1: Now Mary arose in those days and went into the hill country, to a city of Judah, and entered the house of Zacharias and greeted Elizabeth. And it happened, when Elizabeth heard the greeting of Mary, that the babe leaped in her womb; and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy [...]