Summary of Priesthood in a New Apostolic Age by Bishop Scott McCaig (Priest Retreat 2023)

Here are some highlights of a retreat given by Bishop Scott McCaig: 1. We are at the end of Christendom "Christendom is economic, political, social life as inspired by Christian principles. That is ending — we’ve seen it die. Look at the … [Read more...]

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Summary of St. Philip Neri by Bob & Penny Lord

Here 4 things I learned about St. Philip Neri from this short & great book: 1. Apostle of Rome & Super Saint of the Counter-Reformation Although Philip had a highly lucrative business set up for him to inherit from his uncle, the … [Read more...]

Summary of How the Eucharist Can Save Civilization by Dr. Jared Staudt

Here are 10 of my favourite quotes from this great book, with some additional notes: 1. "Christian culture is essentially the Mass" (John Senior). Christendom, what secularists call Western Civilization, is the Mass and the paraphernalia which … [Read more...]

Summary of Mane Nobiscum Domine by Pope St. John Paul II

Mane Nobiscum Domine ("Stay With Us Lord") was an Apostolic Letter to begin the year of the Eucharist on October 2004 - October 2005. Here are 3 key themes of the letter, with some accompanying quotes. 1. The Eucharist is a mystery of … [Read more...]

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Summary of The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The Little Prince has captured the hearts of readers around the world since he first appeared in 1943. Written by pilot Antoine de Saint-Exupéry while in America, the tale was inspired by his experiences in the French Air Force. On the surface … [Read more...]

Summary of The Marian Option: God’s Solution to a Civilization in Crisis by Carrie Gress

Here are 3 insights from reading Carrie Gress' book on Mary: 1. Mary is the created Immaculate Conception. In 1858, Mary said to St. Bernadette: "I am the Immaculate Conception." This not only confirmed Pope Pius IX's Immaculate Conception … [Read more...]

Summary of God Images by Bill Gaultiere

The Basics: What are God images? (click here) What are false God images? (click here) 2 Ways to Discover Your God Images: Questionnaire (click here) Experiential Exercise (click here) The 14 False God images: Preoccupied, … [Read more...]

Summary of He and I by Gabrielle Bossis

Background: In this timeless spiritual classic, Gabrielle Bossis - a French nurse and playwright living as a single woman in the early 20th century - shares her experience of hearing the inner voice of Jesus in the core of her being. Recorded … [Read more...]