“Those who wear the Scapular are brought into the land of Carmel,” said Pope St. John Paul II, “so that they may ‘eat its fruits and its good things.’”
“Yield yourself fully to God, and you will find out what form your martyrdom will take!”
Recipients of this mystical gift include St. Francis of Assisi, St. Catherine of Siena, St. Rita of Cascia, and perhaps even St. Paul the Apostle.
“If the peace of the Church causes joy in heaven, then divisions must give birth to grief.”
What was it that drew Father McGivney, founder of the Knights of Columbus, to a seminary near Niagara Falls?
An interview with Franciscan Father Peter Vasko