All who are led by God’s Spirit are God’s sons and daughters. 15 You didn’t receive a spirit of slavery to lead you back again into fear, but you received a Spirit that shows you are adopted as his children. With this Spirit, we cry, “ Abba, Father. ” 16 The same Spirit agrees with our spirit, that we are God’s children. 17 But if we are children, we are also heirs. We are God’s heirs and fellow heirs with Christ, if we really suffer with him so that we can also be glorified with him.
Fifty scripturally-based reflections developed from the "chapter talks" delivered to the Trappistine Sisters and their guests at the Abbey of Our Lady of the Mississippi. The reflections are divided into the four seasons of the calendar year with many references to the liturgical seasons. Each reflection is followed by an original prayer.