Tag Archives: St. Ignatius of Loyola

A Sacred Diet: Fasting and Divine Service

 Sacred Diet Remove falsehood and lies far from me; Give me neither poverty nor riches— Feed me with the food allotted to me;  Lest I be full and deny You, And say, “Who is the LORD?” Or lest I be … Continue reading

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Always Hungry – Never Full: Finding True Satisfaction

Satisfaction from Spiritual Food Do you often feel like parched ground, unable to produce anything worthwhile? I do. When I am in need of refreshment, it isn’t easy to think of the needs of others. But I have found that … Continue reading

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Clinging to God: Spiritual Detachment from Body & Mind

Spiritual Detachment For you have been my strength, and in the shadow of your wings I will shout for joy. My soul clings to you, even as your right hand supports me. [Psalm 63:7-8]. Spiritual detachment is isolation from transient … Continue reading

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