The French Catholic Diaspora: The Mystical Kingdom of Catholic France

The reason I am Catholic is simple. Only Catholicism will give me what I love and desire. Only Catholicism will fulfill my heart’s longing. Only Catholicism is capable of making me into the person that I know I am in the mind of God. My work is nothing less than a journey with Ste. Jehanne… More The French Catholic Diaspora: The Mystical Kingdom of Catholic France

Jeanne d’Arc enters Orléans on the evening of April 29

586 years ago, what would be the most amazing week in the history of Western Civilization was about to commence. This evening, the evening of April 29, Joan of Arc is entering Orléans to free it from the English siege. She has completed her inquisition in Poitiers, was found to be a most pious and… More Jeanne d’Arc enters Orléans on the evening of April 29

The French Catholic Diaspora: The royal line of France through St. Mary Magdalene

“Jesus Christ bequeathed his Mother to Jerusalem, St. Peter to Rome, St. John to Asia — to whom will he have bequeathed Mary Magdalene? We know already, it is France who received from the hands of God this part of the Testament of His Son… Tradition, history, the monuments tell it to us clearly, and Providence… More The French Catholic Diaspora: The royal line of France through St. Mary Magdalene

We are the spiritual diaspora of the Kingdom of Catholic France. (Ste. Jehanne et Ste. Thérèse)

We are the spiritual diaspora of the Kingdom of Catholic France. That declaration is the natural extension of our devotion to Traditional French Catholicism and the Renaissance of Catholic France. It is such a natural extension based on the model for the mystical Kingdom of Catholic France given to us by Ste. Jehanne d’Arc. “In the… More We are the spiritual diaspora of the Kingdom of Catholic France. (Ste. Jehanne et Ste. Thérèse)

Walking the Trail with St. Thérèse – Part 6: Thérèse’s profound metaphor of the paintbrush

SJST Walking the Trail with St. Thérèse is a series of reflections on The Story of a Soul. In Part 5 I discussed Thérèse’s profound experience with nature and quoted her metaphor of nature that has played the most central role in my own spirituality. The image of the “book of nature” from which Our… More Walking the Trail with St. Thérèse – Part 6: Thérèse’s profound metaphor of the paintbrush