Radio Free Catholic: The Mystic Path

“Even the definition of mysticism is audacious and exciting. Mysticism is a disciplined way of life that seeks to bring man into union with God. Meister Ekhart, a 14th century mystic, phrased it eloquently when he said that God became man in order that man might become God.” And thus begins Bp. Karl Pruter’s exploration […]

Saint Brigid of Kildare

St. Brigid of Kildare, Abbess & Virgin (Bride, Bridget, Brigit, Ffraid) ————————————————————— Born at Faughart (near Dundalk) or Uinmeras (near Kildare), Louth, Ireland, c. 450; died at Kildare, Ireland, c. 525; feast of her translation is June 10. “We implore Thee, by the memory of Thy Cross’s hallowed and most bitter anguish, make us fear […]