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Nov 26, 2021

How Is Your Contentment?

Do you find yourself scrolling mindlessly through digital shelves of “stuff?” Are you struggling with a lack of peace and contentment stemming from wanting the “next thing?”

Today, Fr. Mark-Mary offers some beautiful wisdom on how to make a regular check on your contentment and how to find gratitude and joy in a simpler life.

Habits for Holiness

How do you grow closer to sainthood in your daily life? Fr. Mark-Mary answers this question in his book, Habits for Holiness: Small Steps for Making Big Spiritual Progress. He takes 800 years of wisdom from the Franciscans and provides small and manageable steps that can lead anyone to great holiness. This book tackles topics that affect Catholics’ everyday life!


Meet Fr. Mark-Mary

Father Mark-Mary was ordained as a Franciscan Friar of the Renewal (CFR) in 2018 and lives at a friary in the Bronx.

The mission of the CFRs is to wholeheartedly embrace Jesus through fidelity to the Church and her Sacraments. Paired with their commitment to prayer, contemplation, and study of Sacred Scripture, the CFRs serve those around them, especially the poor, in the footsteps of Christ.

Discover beautiful music from the CFRs and Fr. Mark-Mary’s book Habits for Holiness: Small Steps for Spiritual Progressboth available from Ascension. 

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