Tenderness

What is God the Father like? – Brief response to a question

The question was asked, “What is God the Father like?” Several names and adjectives can be used to describe how our Father is. In fact, many descriptions of the Heavenly Father exist in Scripture and the writings of various saints and scholars. But none of them suffice to describe Him in His entirety as, being God, He is infinite and ultimately unknowable in His essence; His nature. What follows, (more…)

The love of the Father – Thought for the day

The love and parental tenderness of the Almighty Father never fail, even in the most difficult of circumstances. Turn to Him with childlike simplicity, wholeness of heart and love when everything and everyone around you fail you. You will find Him steadfastly by your side to both heal the wounds inflicted upon you and open doors which would remain closed by all earthly standards. Love (more…)

The tender Heart of our Father

Always and everywhere, no matter how much He chastises us, the Divine Heart of our Father cannot help but be overcome with infinite tenderness and sweetness towards us, when we cry out to Him for help from the bottom of our hearts, because God our Father is Infinite Love. Therefore, our Father cannot do otherwise but give in to His nature, even when He is angry at what we do.

The tenderness of our Father’s Divine Heart

The immense tenderness and intense love that emerge from God our Father’s Divine Heart for us, His children on earth, have to be felt to be truly known. He is the most tender, intensely loving but firm Father, never pushing any of us beyond what we can endure in the present moment, although He continually but progressively (more…)

Thanking Our Father

God the Father is the Provider for everyone and everything that exists in Creation. Yet how many of us actually thank Our Father, and this from our hearts, for what He provides us with? We generally have little-to-no problem thanking people for either things that they may have done for us, things that they do for us, or even things that we anticipate them (more…)