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The Month of our Lady

 We are approaching the month of May, a month especially dedicated to honoring and venerating the Most Blessed Virgin Mary, the month of flowers for our Blessed Mother. We all need this filial devotion to Mary, and during this month

Alleluia, Christ the Lord is risen!

“‘The joy of the Apostles was so great that they still could not believe it.’ (Lk 24:41). Now there was reason for joy, but their trepidation still remained. What had occurred was incredible, but it had truly occurred. Is it

March: the Month of St. Joseph

In Miles Christi we want love for the glorious St. Joseph to be rooted in the depths of our hearts. St. Joseph is the patron of our entire Institute and is our “model of the interior life, of perfect fidelity,

The Importance of Mental Prayer

Unless an ample place is given to prayer, there can be no true spiritual life. Therefore, every Catholic spirituality must give a preeminent place to prayer. How then does Miles Christi understand this essential role of prayer? In the life

Do not let Lent go by in vain!

The season of Lent began with Ash Wednesday: “The days of penance have come: let us expiate our sins and save our souls,” the Church prayed on that day. Its name — Quadragésima in Latin — refers to the canonical

A little secret for holiness

A favorite motto of St. Teresa of Calcutta was: “Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.” This saying is very simple, yet it can have a profound impact on our

The crusade in favor of life

The following are excerpts from an interview with and a conference talk by Most. Rev. Héctor Aguer, Archbishop Emeritus of La Plata, Argentina. “The cultural situation today is highly complex and contradictory because at the moment in which, seemingly, society

Mary, Mother of God and Mother of the Church

Every January 1st the Church celebrates the beginning of the new year by placing it under the protection of Mary, under her title of Mother of God. In the mystery of the Redemption, God also decreed that Mary be the

Don’t contribute to disguising Christmas!

Some years ago, the Most Rev. Juan del Río, then Bishop of Jerez (Spain) and President of the Spanish Commission for Mass Media Communication of the Episcopal Conference, wrote an interesting pastoral letter on the loss of the nature of

Let us adore Christ in the Blessed Sacrament

We would like to express our grateful love to the Lord truly present in the Most Blessed Sacrament. In his encyclical Ecclesia de Eucharistia our late Pope John Paul II wrote regarding Eucharistic adoration: “The worship of the Eucharist outside of