Chaplain’s Corner

10 May, 2016

Mothers’ Day

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10 May, 2016

Love one another

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10 May, 2016

Need prayers?

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22 Sep, 2014

Happier Wives Lead to Happier Couples

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Happier Wives Lead to Happier Couples http://online.wsj.com/articles/happier-wives-lead-to-happier-couples-1411154342 God bless, michael-sliney Fr. Michael Sliney LC Chaplain / Lumen-Manhattan

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17 Sep, 2014

Exchange

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God will never take anything from us without giving himself in the exchange. Fr. Donald Haggerty, Contemplative Provocations God bless,

27 Aug, 2014

Enough is enough

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Dear Friends of Lumen, “There are two ways to get enough. One is to continue to accumulate more and more. The other is to desire less.” G.K. Chesterton When will enough be enough? This applies to the guys too! I understand the value of looking good and keeping up with the latest trends/gadgets, but… God Read More

14 Aug, 2014

Taking a step..then another step

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Dear Lumen Members and Fellows, “What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step.” CS Lewis One day at a time. One moment at a time. Falling and getting back up again and again. Living in the present with eternity always in the background. God bless, Fr. Michael Sliney, LC Chaplain / Read More

13 Aug, 2014

The Ultimate Goal

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Dear Lumen Members and Fellows, “Love is not affectionate feeling, but a steady wish for the loved person’s ultimate good as far as it can be obtained.” CS Lewis Is your ultimate goal to help your spouse and children reach heaven? What steps are you taking to make this happen? God bless, Fr. Michael Sliney, Read More

25 Nov, 2013

Speak Truths Sweetly

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Dear Friends of Lumen, “To speak truths sweetly is to throw burning coals, or rather roses, into a person’s face. How can anyone be angry with another who fights him with pearls and diamonds?” -Saint Francis of Sales Pearls and diamonds. Beautiful images to capture my mom’s way of dealing with me as a kid Read More

7 Nov, 2013

Antler Envy

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Dear Friends of Lumen, “As a moth gnaws a garment, so doth envy consume a [person].” St. John Chrysostom Don’t waste time and energy being envious of things that in the big picture really do not matter: good looks, material possessions, attractive personalities, etc… Rather, focus on the higher gifts, the deep virtues of others, Read More