Lion, Lamb, Lover- The Catholic Priest/ Mary’s Lamb

Mary’s Lamb. Behold, your mother… – John 19:27 While dying in agony on the cross, offering his ultimate sacrifice, Jesus the High Priest, considered his mother. Of the seven famous, last words from the cross, Jesus uttered: “Woman, behold your … Continue reading

Mary Gazes upon the Eucharistic Host.

O tender flesh

that was from my womb formed.

O thou tender,

bone of my bone borne.

How can I forget you?

Heart of my heart

only love lifted there

as on the day of our agony,

outstretched,

embracing humanity.

I remembered that dearest loss,

my loss, their gain.

I remember the child nursing

at my breast.

The man who brought

God’s kingdom forth

The king who died

to grant re-birth.

O thou tender, I am cleaved to your side,

My Son, I am amazed,

love Himself, your Godhead,

you hide.