Category: Mother of the Church

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The Disciple Took Her to His Own

The child’s mother said, “As the Lord lives, and as your soul lives, I will not leave you.” So he arose and followed her. 2 Kings 4, 3-4 When Jesus therefore had seen his mother and the disciple standing whom he loved, he saith to his mother: Woman, behold thy son. After that, he saith to the disciple: Behold thy mother. And from that … Read More The Disciple Took Her to His Own

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Behold Thy Mother

And thou shalt say in thy heart: Who hath begotten these? I was barren and brought not forth, led away, and captive: and who hath brought up these? I was destitute and alone: and these, where were they? Isaiah 49, 21 GIVE praise, O thou barren, that bearest not: sing forth praise, and make a joyful noise, thou that didst not travail with child: … Read More Behold Thy Mother

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Blessed Are You Who Believed

Already you knew my soul; my body held no secret from you when I was being fashioned in secret and moulded in the depths of the earth. Your eyes saw all my actions; they were all of them written in your book; every one of my days was decreed before one of them came into being. Psalm 139, 14-16 “Blessed are you who believed … Read More Blessed Are You Who Believed