Tag: the cross

Redemptive Suffering

I think it’s safe to say that in our lives there will be some difficult moments. There will be some suffering. In this Gospel passage we hear our Lord telling St Peter that Our Lord is heading to the cross. (cf Mark 8:27-35) Saint… Continue Reading “Redemptive Suffering”


I am reading through “Friends of God” by Saint Josemaria Escriva. Here is an excellent quote, which has some very concrete examples of penances we can offer up with love to our Lord: “Penance is fulfilling exactly the timetable you have fixed for yourself,… Continue Reading “Penances”