Frassati Reflection: Daughter, Mother, and Spouse of God

Mary’s unique relationship with the Holy Trinity is what we are all called to aspire to; she demonstrates a perfect closeness with God, responding to His call and serving Him in every aspect of His Being. I wrote the following Marian reflection last year, and I thought I would share it today on the Feast of the Coronation … More Frassati Reflection: Daughter, Mother, and Spouse of God

7 Quick Takes: Olympic Moments and Summer Storms

Linking up with Kelly. —1— This week in Starbucks cups: I will always be amused at the many creative spellings of my name that baristas come up with… —2— I’ve been thoroughly enjoying the Olympics over the past two weeks, and I’ll be sad to see it end. I love hearing the backstories of all the athletes. I’ve … More 7 Quick Takes: Olympic Moments and Summer Storms

Frassati Reflection: The Luminous Sign of Our Lady

By contemplating Mary in heavenly glory, we understand that the earth is not the definitive homeland for us either, and that if we live with our gaze fixed on eternal goods we will one day share in this same glory and the earth will become more beautiful. Consequently, we must not lose our serenity and … More Frassati Reflection: The Luminous Sign of Our Lady