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Should I Grow Closer to Mary as a Wife and Mother? I Feel Distant

October 11, 2013 by  
Filed under Drs. Franks, Marriage Spirituality, Mary, Mary, Total Consecration

Dear Angela and David, as a wife and mother, I’ve always thought that I should find Mary to be a spiritual example. But instead, I really feel distant from her. She’s sinless, and I’m not. Should I be trying to grow closer to her, and, if so, how? What a beautiful and honest question. We have both grown tremendously in our love for Our Blessed Mother. One of us, Angela, is a cradle Catholic, but one who grew up in the rough... Read More

33 Days to Morning Glory Week 7 of 7 – Book Club

June 4, 2013 by  
Filed under Book Club, Mary, Total Consecration, Vicki Burbach

33 Days to Morning Glory Week 7 of 7 After the Consecration… Because of the greatness of this gift, we should strive all the more to unite ourselves with Mary and aim to do everything through her, with her, and in her. At least out of gratitude, we should make it our aim to have an attitude of growing mindfulness of and dependence on her. Yet there should be more at work here than just trying to be grateful to Mary. For... Read More

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