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Our Lady as Our Path Back to Christ

I was 21 when I realized I was being stalked by Our Lady.
In my defense, it wasn’t as obvious as it sounds. Her books just randomly showed up where I might see them, even though they hadn’t been read in forever. I was constantly surrounded by ladybugs, even inside buildings. I had discussions with two different people about Marian consecration and I didn’t even know what that was.
...On second thought, maybe it was obvious.
Honestly, though, at that point in my life, a relationship with Mary wasn’t even something I considered. Why would I need to? I didn’t hate her. I didn’t disrespect her. I believed all dogmas concerning her. What more was there for me to do?
With that kind of attitude, it’s unsurprising that my relationship with Christ was pretty much the same at that point. I fulfilled my “obligations” as a Catholic in that I went to Mass, received the sacraments, and tried to be a good person. I didn’t hate God. I didn’t disrespect Him. I just wasn’t choosing Him.
And that’s where I w…