How do we know if we are truly “ready for Christmas?”
The morning star is the perfect image of Mary initiating salvation for the world with her fiat, Jesus in the Second Coming from the East, and the former luminous messenger of God.
“The Rosary, a simple and easy prayer, helps me to be at times a child again, and of this I am not in the least ashamed.” —Pope John Paul I
The great Doctor of the Church wrote The Art of Dying Well. Read it. It’s both an encouragement and a wake-up call.