Renewed in the Spirit

Just a reminder: Blessed is She is selling a beautiful Advent journal. It is not too late to order yours! We hope to have all orders in by November 15 to get them shipped in time.

And now for something more reflective than normal from the devotion I wrote for today:


Just as the lepers received physical healing through the Holy Spirit, we have received spiritual healing. Saint Paul tells us of our own sickness, “For we ourselves were once foolish, disobedient, led astray, slaves to various passions and pleasures, . . . but when the goodness and loving kindness of God our Savior appeared, he saved us, not because of deeds done by us in righteousness, but in virtue of his own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal in the Holy Spirit.” We have been cleansed in our Baptism, not through our own merits, but through the mercy of God…

Read the rest along with the daily readings at Blessed is She.

Blessed is She Daily Devotions: Starts Next Week!

I am pleased to announce and exciting new project I am a part of! You may have noticed this image in my sidebar:

I am honored to have joined an amazing group of writers to write devotions based on the daily Mass readings. We will be applying the Scriptures to our daily lives from the point of view as fellow Catholic women striving to live a holy, Christian life.

If you are interested in receiving the daily devotions, which start September 1, head on over to Blessed it She and sign up!