Let It Go!

The story is told about a teenager who asked his father: “Dad, is it okay to smoke while I am praying?” The father replied: “That is not okay, my son.” Added the son: “But is it okay to pray while I am smoking?” The father answered: “That is okay, my son.”

The Mind..

“The mind commands the body and is instantly obeyed. The mind commands itself and meets resistance.” ― St. Augustine of Hippo, Confessions **Featured Image by Pexels

Saint Padre Pio of Pietrelcina (1887-1968)

Monday 23 September 2013 Padre Pio was born in the small village of Pietrelcina in southern Italy, and joined the Capuchin friars at the age of 16. He became a priest seven years later, and spent fifty years at the monastery of San Giovanni Rotondo, where he was very much sought after as a spiritual…