Most of us did not grow up with specific training in the virtues. We learned the alphabet and multiplication tables. When we were older, we were exposed to more complex science, literature, and history. Many of us went off to university, where we learned a lot of...
When speaking at marriage retreats, I like asking the married couples two questions: “How many of you value your spouse?” At this, all of them raise their hands. Then I ask a second question: “How many of you do things that hurt your spouse?” Most laugh, and then all...
Beth: Marriage has a way of drawing out the best and the worst of us—and that’s all a part of the beautiful process of what God wants to do in us through this sacrament. It reminds me of bone broth. Each December, we buy from some Benedictine sisters here in Colorado...
There is a journey God wants to take you on in marriage. He uses your vocation, more than almost anything else, to form you, shape you, mold you, sanctify you. Jesus doesn’t just want to meet you in the chapel, in the sacraments, or in your daily prayer time. One of...
Edward: A friend of mine was in the sacristy of the church on his wedding day, waiting alone in the final minutes before the ceremony began. His best man came to check on him one last time. The best man, who had been married with children for several years, walked...
I used to come here all the time with my nana! Well. A few times at least. But I remember it well.
Right before baptism, we came on a pilgrimage here and I learned to Israeli dance with some of the sisters of a nearby convent. The cross on the mountain, this and world youth day makes way for God to penetrate Coloradan hearts. ❤️🏻
I love that place!
Beautiful! Is it open to everyone to visit? I live in Colorado Springs and would love to go there!
Spending time there is such a beautiful gift to ourselves. All four seasons, there is something uplifting to the soul.
Been there. Very spiritual place to visit.
My husband and son were there a few years ago and it was beautiful.
I’ve done that and it’s wonderful ! 🙏
I have visited several times 💕 Beautiful shrine
Great place to visit!
I love this❤️
I had the pleasure of going there once before, but I only stayed for one day, which makes me very sad
Cathy DeNardis McIntosh Anna Martinez Gonzales LOOK!!! We’ve been there!!!