Category Archives: Sacred Heart Talks

Talks given on First Sunday of the Month

The World’s a Mess: How Will the Sacred Heart Fix It

For the last few weeks I have been thinking of the principle of entropy.  Being a biology major in college and having to take chemistry and physics courses besides, years ago I studied the scientific principle of entropy, that is, … Continue reading

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Consecration to the Sacred Heart: A Necessity for Our Times

Close to the end of her life, Saint Margaret Mary did an unusual thing.  Ever striving to hide herself from the attention of the world, she, nonetheless, turned her gaze toward the high and mighty of the land to deliver … Continue reading

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Leaning on the Lord’s Heart or What to do in a time of Worry

Leaning on the Lord’s Heart or what to do in a time of Worry Dear Friends of the Heart of Christ, For my last birthday, I received a card from a long-time college friend that played a symphonic version of … Continue reading

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The Sacred Heart as Divine Artist

The Sacred Heart as Divine Artist   Dear Friends of the Sacred Heart, Whenever the month of August rolls around I always think of our move to the Berkshires from our former home in Wilmington, Delaware. This year will mark … Continue reading

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The Sacred Heart: Giver of all good gifts

The Sacred Heart: Giver of all good gifts   Dear Friends of the Sacred Heart,         In the writings of our founder Saint Francis de Sales there exists a picturesque description of the gifts that emanate from the bounty of God’s … Continue reading

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Is the Sacred Heart of Jesus blessing you?

Is the Sacred Heart of Jesus blessing you?  Dear Friends of the Heart of Christ,        One of the benefits of living in a monastery, at least in this monastery, is to be surrounded by constant reminders of the Sacred … Continue reading

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Our Faith Pilgrimage with the Hearts of Jesus and Mary

Our Faith Pilgrimage with the Hearts of Jesus and Mary   Dear Friends of the Sacred Heart,         A few days ago, our President signed an important executive order, doing so in the Rose Garden of the White House, to … Continue reading

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The Immaculate Heart of Mary – Mother or Idol

The Immaculate Heart of Mary Mother or Idol   Dear Friends of the Heart of Christ,         Raised in a Catholic home, I have been exposed to devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary since my childhood. Around our family house, … Continue reading

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Our Stubborn Refusals / Are we Re-Crucifying the Heart of Jesus?

Our Stubborn Refusals Are we Re-Crucifying the Heart of Jesus? Dear Friends of the Heart of Christ,         Recently I have been reading the new book by Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia entitled: Strangers in a Strange Land—Living the Catholic … Continue reading

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Heart of Jesus – Sign of Contradiction

Heart of Jesus Sign of Contradiction Dear Friends of the Sacred Heart,         As we approach Holy Week, Christians all over the world will move into a sacred time when we are bidden to immerse ourselves more deeply into the … Continue reading

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