The Luminous Mysteries

In a previous post,  “Queen of Drama Oct. 19, 2015,  I reflected on the Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary and how Mary experienced and dealt with drama in her life.  The Joyful mysteries begin the journey through the Rosary with Mary saying “Be it done unto me according to thy word.” They show us how… Continue reading The Luminous Mysteries

The Sorrowful Mysteries: a Lenten Meditation

For many years whenever I picked up my rosary to pray, I conveniently ignored the Sorrowful Mysteries. As a progressive mature Christian, I felt that using ghastly images of the torture and death of Jesus did nothing to enhance my spirituality; in fact they only made me feel sad and guilty. But I now realize… Continue reading The Sorrowful Mysteries: a Lenten Meditation

The Queen of Drama

We all have heard the term “Drama Queen” to describe a person who overreacts to circumstances or events that adversely affect her (or him). Well I know someone who is not a “Drama Queen” but she is the ultimate “Queen of Drama”. She is our very own Queen of Heaven, the Mother of God. I… Continue reading The Queen of Drama