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Trusting In God’s Mercy

I want to write to you about all the craziness that is going on in our world today. There are so many problems with the weather going on around our world. Some don’t believe it’s anything out of the ordinary. … Continue reading

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The Quality of Eternal Bliss

We have probably all heard of the word, BLISS, in connection with some marvelous spiritual attainment which somehow transcends our natural state of awareness, bringing us into the realms of the great beyond.  Although I have no doubt that such … Continue reading

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INVITATION TO WEEKLY PRAYER

Greetings, Friends of The Hermits of St. Giles – You are graciously Invited to Join us in our Regular Weekly Meditation/Prayer Sessions.  We meet Wednesday Evenings at 6 pm Eastern Time, for 20 mins. on the Facebook Group Page called, … Continue reading

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A Vocation to Embrace Suffering

A Vocation to Embrace Suffering – How can such a Calling possibly be Realized, Fully Accepted, and Lived Out by Anyone who is of Sound Mind and is in a state of basic Psychological wholeness and Emotional wellness? This is … Continue reading

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Hermit Solidarity and Community

Chronic Illness and Pain can often cause isolation even for Hermits.  Yes we value our Solitude, but we need to know we have companions along the way, just like anyone else.  The Early Desert Fathers and Mothers also had this … Continue reading

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The WEEDS In Our Garden

Todays e-Course Lesson asks us about the Weeds that have insinuated themselves into our Spiritual Gardens where Christ alone is meant to dwell with us.  The most threatening of these weeds for those challenged by illness and pain is the Belief … Continue reading

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DAY 18 – How Should One Pray?

Abba Macarius was asked, “How should one pray?” The old man said, “There is no need at all to make long discourses; it is enough to stretch out one’s hands and say, ‘Lord, as you will, and as you know, … Continue reading

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A Relationship of Love

The acceptance or rejection of Christ Jesus defines the personal history of every soul. Our Blessed Mother is our example and help building God’s kingdom here on earth. She is an example through Her life of Faith, Hope and Love … Continue reading

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The Spiritual Journey

 I have learned through the years that the best I can do is to live by example. But who am I exemplifying?  I’m trying to exemplfy the one I love and that for me is Christ Jesus.  I first give … Continue reading

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Hermits of St. Giles

If you are home bound because of a chronic illness and want to serve Jesus Christ in a simple way consider joining the Hermits of St. Giles. Our ministry is to offer up our daily suffering for others and pray … Continue reading

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