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So far Two Hearts has created 15 blog entries.

Fatima: A Message of Peace

By | 2018-01-17T17:41:10+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Categories: Contemplation, Marian, Newsletter Articles|

In 1917, World War I—called “the war to end all wars”—was raging. The Holy Father at the time, Pope Benedict XV, decided to pray a novena to the Queen of Peace, asking her to intercede for an end to the war. He began this novena on May 5. On May 13th, 1917, the eighth day of [...]

Sr. T’s Yuca Fries

By | 2018-02-15T13:07:06+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

What to do when a friend gives you a yuca? Make Fries! I returned from a home visit and found this interesting root veggie on the counter. All I was told was that it was for me and that it had some unusual name that was already forgotten. With a little research I discovered that it [...]

Mysteries of Mercy

By | 2018-01-17T17:41:10+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Categories: Newsletter Articles|

In the Bull of Indiction for the Year of Mercy, Pope Francis wrote: “How many pages of Sacred Scripture are appropriate for meditation during the weeks of Lent to help us rediscover the merciful face of the Father!” It was my hope in writing these “Mysteries of Mercy” to use instances in the life of Jesus [...]

Inviting Jesus and Mary Anew Into Our Lives

By | 2018-02-15T13:07:36+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|

In their ardent and tender love for each one of us, the Hearts of Jesus and Mary long to pour out blessings upon us. They want what is best for us, and want to help bring this about. However, our Lord and our Blessed Mother will never force anyone to accept the good things they want [...]

Keeping Perspective

By | 2018-02-15T13:07:53+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|

The ability to keep perspective is one which is valued in my community. We've talked about this through the years and we often refer to it under a different term: keeping the big picture. The objectivity it brings is one which can be analogous to the difference between viewing something from the land versus viewing something [...]