29 Articles

Saint Raphael Meditation: Holiness on Loan

A meditation (guided prayer) on the mysterious reality of every Christian's call to holiness. Only by possessing and being possessed by Christ is holiness possible for us.

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Saint Raphael Meditation: Christ's Humanity

A meditation (guided prayer) on the Humanity of our Lord Jesus Christ – a "shortcut" for loving God.

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Saint Raphael Meditation: Our Identity in Christ

A meditation (guided prayer) on the "new name" we receive by living the life God wants for us and discovering our true identity.

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Saint Raphael Meditation: Feast of Saint Joseph

A meditation (guided prayer) on the vocation of Saint Joseph to be the spouse of our Lady and to act as Jesus' father here on earth.

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Saint Raphael Meditation: Saint Joseph, Teacher of Interior Life

A meditation (guided prayer) on the importance of silence in the life of Saint Joseph, and how he can teach us to grow in our own interior life.

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Saint Raphael Meditation: Value of Fasting and Temptations

A meditation (guided prayer) on the meaning of our struggle during Lent, when we imitate our Lord's forty days of prayer and fasting in the desert.

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Saint Raphael Meditation: Abandonment to Divine Providence

A meditation (guided prayer) on God's governance of the world and his guiding of it to a good end. It is impossible to trust in God's Providence too much.

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Saint Raphael Meditation: Seeing With Christ's Eyes

A meditation (guided prayer) on the need to purify our sight so that we can see the world and other people as our Lord does.

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Saint Raphael Meditation: Reality of the Incarnation

A meditation (guided prayer) on what it means that God truly became man for us.

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Saint Raphael Meditation: Advent, a Time for Hope

A meditation (guided prayer) on the virtue of hope. Advent is a perfect time to develop the Christian virtue of hope, based on God's power and care for us.

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