-St. Catherine Laboure
Read 1 Corinthians 1:28-29. How do St. Catherine’s words reflect this passage from Scripture? How have I seen this to be true in my own life?
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The Special Call and Gift of Woman
The Reality of Spiritual Motherhood
If the preeminent function of our womanly bodies is to bring life, as we have just discussed, the preeminent function of our womanly soul–our feminine spirit and psyche–must be to bring life as well. Our entire being is meant to be life-giving, life-producing. Our call to bring life to others, then, does not stop at the physical level, but only begins there.