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The practice of daily spiritual reading

In Miles Christi we encourage the reading of profound and solid spiritual books, for the attentive and assiduous reading of them is an efficacious aid to the practice of prayer, the acquisition of knowledge of spiritual doctrine, and the desire

The Scapular of Carmel

The Feast of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, which is celebrated on July 16, places before our eyes a privileged means of salvation: the Holy Scapular of Mt. Carmel. The origins of this pious practice go back to the year

Baptism is necessary for salvation

How widespread today is the idea that all religions are equal! Nevertheless, this is not the mind of the Church. “There has been no lack of people who have wanted to interpret missionary activity as an attempt to impose one’s

Holy Communion, Food of our Soul

The Holy Church teaches that as bodily food maintains our physical forces, so the Holy Eucharist maintains and develops those of our soul. If we wish to reach Christian perfection, which is sanctity, and to overcome those obstacles which the

The Month of the Sacred Heart

Our Lord said to St. Margaret Mary Alacoque on revealing His Heart to her: “Look at this Heart which has loved men so much, and yet men do not want to love Me in return…” Christ loves, and is not

Our legacy and mission: preach the Spiritual Exercises!

Each saint has contributed something of his own to the bountiful tree of Catholic spirituality. St. Benedict of Nursia, St. Francis of Assisi, St. Teresa of Avila, and many others, have bequeathed with their eminent teaching truly admirable gifts to

Authentic liturgy educates the inner man

1) An incessant reminder of divine transcendence, 2) the alluring power of liturgical beauty, and 3) an increase in the “sense of the Church” — these are the great benefits which participation in solemn Catholic liturgy provides, if it remains

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,