We were all shocked and shattered when my brother announced that he wanted to become a priest. It was not just that he wanted to become a priest, but he wanted to become a Cistercian priest. That meant that once he left home he would never return. Naturally my mother w...
(This post is a continuation of My Heart as a Sanctuary Lamp)
"If anyone desires to come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me" (Matthew 16:24).
We know why Jesus died on the cross but why do we have to carry our crosses?