POOR SERVANTS OF THE MOTHER OF GOD

Posts by Tess Hunter

The Carrying of the Cross

The Carrying of the Cross

Let us look at Our Lord as he moves slowly and painfully under the weight of his heavy cross. He...

The Crowning with Thorns

The Crowning with Thorns

They spit on his face, and buffet him, they make a crown of thorns and put it on his head....

The Scourging at the Pillar

The Scourging at the Pillar

…yields her bud and fragrant flower… The second sorrowful mystery brings us into the realm of horror. Here, the “shoot...

The Agony in the Garden

The Agony in the Garden

Where our saints have prayed and suffered, springs a harvest fair and good… The first sorrowful mystery of the Rosary...

Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary

Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary

Our Rosary. What wonders we could do with it if we chose! How many souls could we win if our...

The Loss of Jesus

The Loss of Jesus

Lo! where sowed our Fathers weeping, Where our martyrs rained their blood… The fifth Joyful mystery seems to be a...

The Presentation in the Temple

The Presentation in the Temple

Joyful chant the angel reapers as they gather in the grain… The Presentation in the Temple must have astonished the...

The Birth of Jesus

The Birth of Jesus

…to Our Lady’s Harvest Home… The birth of Jesus in Bethlehem, with its coldness and inhospitality on the one hand,...

The Visitation

The Visitation

…sunny youth and age snow-whitened… Young people have always had a great relationship with those much older than themselves. It...

The Annunciation to Mary

The Annunciation to Mary

…when the joyous little children, in a bright procession come… Let’s remember our young people today. Mary was only a...