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Journal Prompt:


"When facing struggles or decisions, I ....."






Field of flowers in the Holy Land.

-photo taken in 2012 pilgrimage-

Prayer for the morning


Creation is of the order of love.

-Pope Francis

Laudato Si', 77

"As for me and my

household, we will serve

the Lord."

-Joshua 24:15


Write or Journal about:  


   What images of a home come to mind?      Write about 'forming a home'.  What are    some memories ​of 'home' for you?


How does your home reflect the glory of creation?


On Considerations for Interior Life:


Through the cross, heavenly sweetness is poured into our souls, our minds are strengthened and we experience spiritual joy. 

-Thomas A Kempis,

  The Imitation of Christ




Writing reflects our faith, our spirituality, and our lives.


Consider the lilies of the field,

How they grow;

They neither toil nor spin.

-Luke 12:27


Reflection and Writing Tips


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What values give a sense of purpose to our lives?




"The highest good is prayer and conversation with God."

-St. John Chrysostom


Mary Olivia Patiño