Forget None of His Kindnesses

As I used to drive to work, along a sea of mother-of-pearl, in the morning haze, I could never imagine what — forty years ahead — the Lord would have in store…

Parish Mission with the ESM in California

We are excited to share with you the news that the ESM will be in silicon valley this June 8-16 (the weekend of Pentecost through Blessed Trinity Sunday) for a parish mission…

Au Revoir, Notre-Dame

Last year while in discernment for the consecrated lay vocation within the Emmanuel Community, I had experience of living outside of Paris, France. During this year, I would visit Notre-Dame de Paris…

Praise and praise again

I know I should praise more. It’s the right thing to do, and it’s the most challenging of my Lenten efforts, especially when brothers and sisters are not around to help. A…

Prepare yourself for tough topic

This is Lent. This is the time of going out into the desert to face our temptations and our demons. It’s also a good time to make ourselves actually do the things…

Even… THAT?

«In those days, when there again was a great crowd without anything to eat, Jesus summoned his disciples and said: ‘my heart is moved with pity…’» When our heart is «moved with pity»,…

Pilgrimage notes

On March 8, 2019, the Georgia Emmanuel Community organized this year’s pilgrimage to the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Hanceville, AL. Each household (Flowery Branch, Roswell, and Gainesville) participated in…

Intimacy

When Sister Kathleen Glavich started to talk at our St Raphael parish (Rockville, MD), I felt relieved. Seating amidst catechists and nice ladies I meet at everyday mass, I was able to…

Minnesota hosts ESM for weeklong mission

The brothers and sisters in the Twin Cities and surrounding areas welcomed the Emmanuel School of Mission-NYC for a seven-day mission from March 3-9. The group consisted of ten ESM students, three…

A beautiful send-off for Esteban

As you may know, our brother in Minnesota, Esteban Garcia, passed from this life to the next on February 26th. A novena of rosaries was held at his family’s home in St.…

Fr. Henry Marie Mottin visits DC community

In the first weekend in March, the EC Washington Community was blessed to host Fr. Henry Marie Mottin, head of the Ordained Ministery and Seminarians for the Emmanuel Community worldwide. It was…

When the Pope said «NO»

One single word. Two letters: NO. «Good Pope John», was a sturdy Bergamo countryman. And a good diplomat. An audacious Pastor, and eventually, a saint. One day, a group of visitors from…

40 days in the desert

As we enter the forty days of Lent, we remember its parallel with Jesus’ forty days in the desert, and we consider what the desert may hold for us, the Bride for…

Love Him! Adore Him!

Are we adoring His Face? Are we being seized by the majestic, singular splendor of His Face? Because to be an adorer is to be enraptured by His Face, to be founded…

Esteban is Home

Dear brothers and sisters, Last night our brother, Esteban Garcia, passed from this life into the arms of Jesus and Mary. Please pray for the repose of his soul and the consolation…

Welcoming a new family from Rwanda

The Emmanuel Community America is excited to welcome a new wonderful family Judith and Joseph with their family: Michaella, Jeremie, Raphael, and Gabriella now living in the Baltimore area. Judith met the…

Counting my blessings

Mental Arithmetic: February 3rd, 2019 — Community day + 10.1 mile drive from my place to Aleth and Remi’s house + 2 burning fires in the beautiful fire-places + 12 adults, 21…

Call for prayers for Esteban

Dear Brothers and Sisters, I am writing to you on behalf of Esteban, Lucero, their children, and the entire Minnesota Emmanuel Community, to beg your prayers for our brother Esteban. Many of…

Rita

Rita. A little blond head, somewhere, feeding the chickens, in the sunshine of Germany. During the years when Hitler roused the stadiums roaring loud… Rita. There she is. Her daughter Nancy found…

Let’s not miss the sign!

She was devastated. One can understand how devastated the young mother was… Her husband had left. Without warning. He had taken a few belongings. And vanished. No word can express the shock……

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