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Liturgical index of our Messages
Liturgical index of our Messages
Here are our messages, listed according to liturgical event.
Messages
Messages
These are our inspirational messages. They are often based on the Scripture Readings for the daily Mass.
Chapter 36. Our sin does not hinder God from working
Chapter 36. Our sin does not hinder God from working
In chapter 36 of the "Revelations of Divine Love," the Lord God shows Julian of Norwich that our sins do not hinder him from working. This is due to his love for us. He desires that we all be saved.
Chapter 6
Chapter 6
[Judith 6] After hearing Achior speak of Israel's history, General Holofernes bellows his contempt. Nebuchadnezzar is the only God, and Israel will be annihilated. Holofernes hands over Achior to Israel.
Chapter 35. The fullness of joy is to behold God in all
Chapter 35. The fullness of joy is to behold God in all
In chapter 35 of the "Revelations of Divine Love," Julian of Norwich realizes that It is best to behold God in a general way. When the time is right, he will show us everything, and all will be well.
Chapter 5
Chapter 5
General Holofernes learns that tiny Israel has already showed up for battle with him. A man named Achior cautions Holofernes that tiny Israel could annihilate his mighty army.
Chapter 34. The Lord will show us what we need to know
Chapter 34. The Lord will show us what we need to know
In chapter 34 of the "Revelations of Divine Love," the Lord Jesus shows Julian of Norwich that many things are hidden from our knowledge. But the Lord will show us what we need, when we need it.
Chapter 4
Chapter 4
The children of Israel are extremely afraid of General Holofernes. Confusingly, the Jewish high priest starts issuing military commands. Meanwhile, everybody fasts and prays.
Chapter 24
Chapter 24
What is the Holy Spirit saying in Luke 24? We'd like to share with you the things that stood out to us. This is our devotional commentary.
Chapter 33. Let God determine the results
Chapter 33. Let God determine the results
In chapter 33 of the "Revelations of Divine Love," Julian of Norwich says God wants us to behold his great works. However, we must let go of what we think the results should be.

OUR PROJECTS

We invite you to join us in growing closer to Jesus Christ by taking part in any (or all) of our many projects. There is nothing to sign up for, their workload is light, and they are all free!

 

BIBLE READING PROJECT

A chapter of the Bible each day

Saturday, April 25: 2 Chronicles 34

Sunday, April 26: Rest

Monday, April 27: 2 Chronicles 35

 

SYSTEMATIC THEOLOGY PROJECT

Reading the greatest theological books of all time, a few pages per day

By April 26, read chapters 11 to 24 of the Revelations of Divine Love by Julian of Norwich

By May 17, read chapters 25 to 45 of the Revelations of Divine Love by Julian of Norwich

 

SCRIPTURE MEMORY PROJECT

Memorizing a verse or so each week

By April 26, review 1 Corinthians 13 and review 2 Peter 1

By May 3, review 1 Corinthians 13 and review Matthew 28

 

GOSPEL BYTES

Nibbling from the gospels each day

Saturday, April 25: Luke 23:44-49. Jesus breathes his last

Sunday, April 26: Rest

Monday, April 27: Luke 23:50-56. They bury the body

 

CONTEMPLATIVE PRAYER PROJECT

Sit for ten minutes a day

Saturday, April 25: Sit quietly for ten minutes of contemplative prayer

Sunday, April 26: Rest

Monday, April 27: Sit quietly for ten minutes of contemplative prayer