Results 1 – 12 of 25 by Concepcion Cabrera de Armida (Conchita) and Ronald Leonardo . by Concepción (Conchita) Cabrera de Armida and Juan Gutiérrez. The Venerable Concepción Cabrera de Armida (born on December 8, in San Luis Potosí, Mexico and died on March 3, in Mexico City) was a. When Conchita was still a child, she often prayed in front of the Blessed At the tender age of 13, Concepción Cabrera de Armida was.

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The girl would die a cloistered religious at age 35 before her mother left this world.

What she did write, however, includes the following, as true now as when it was written roughly years ago: Of herself she wrote:. This is why she receive her First Holy Communion on her tenth birthday, which was a relatively young age at the time the average age for reception was Retrieved from ” https: In Seasons of the Soul she viewed the maturation of spiritual life as an ongoing process through the various seasons until the soul has fulfilled its purpose on earth.

Her life as a widow was not made any easier by the fact that the Mexican Revolution raged from to and took the lives ofof Mexico’s population of 15 million. And at age 6, her son Pedro died by drowning in the backyard pool. One cannot give only half of oneself to God.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Pope John Paul II declared her venerable on December 20, and she is currently in the process of beatification.


Her oldest was just All of this suffering she united with the cross cf. To love the Church is not to criticize her, not to destroy her, not to try to change her essential structures, not to reduce her to humanism, cabrdra, and to the simple service of a human liberation.

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You are commenting using your Facebook account. Then I watched as tears rolled from his eyes. On January 14,by she believed was divine inspiration, she carved with a knife and a hot iron the IHS monogram on cabera breast above her heart.

Inwhen she was 39 years old, her husband died and she had to care for her children, [3] the youngest of whom was two years old.

The Lord revealed to her an order of contemplative nuns dedicated to this life carbera a congregation of men that would share this message of the cross for the salvation of souls, to the whole world. Everything else did not matter to me. I have had a deep devotion to Conchita for over 18 years and used her writings in my own book and blog.

I came across this article not half an hour after reading a chapter of a book about Praxedes Fernandez, Servant of God. Still, through her love and gentle persuasion, he was a completely changed man by the time he died, to the amazement of their family.

Furthermore he always urged her on in her spiritual activities.

The bishop — Ven. But on Holy Thursday, she got up, went out and found a poor, aged woman, brought her to her home, fed her, and washed her feet.

My heart has been my execution because of its affection, even though on the outside it seems cold and armiva. She did a lot of writing.


Church authorities looked favorably on her writings. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Her canonization process was started in by the Archbishop of Mexico City, at which time about volumes of armmida writings were submitted to the Congregation for the Causes of Saints. The thought of Pancho concgita not keep me from my prayers. How to Let the Mystery of the Incarnation overwhelm our lives! Views Read Edit View history.

Her children report that they hardly ever saw her writing, but her religious writings and meditations total over 60, handwritten pages. What she did write, however, includes the following, as true now as when it was written roughly years ago:.

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You are commenting using your WordPress. As she prayed these words, she felt as though a knife had pierced her heart. Although she recalled to have often disobeyed her parents as a child, she showed a special love for the Holy Eucharist from an early age. During her toast to him at their reception, she jokingly told him to not be jealous because every day she wanted to meet another man.

However, conchjta such practices are generally no longer recommended, keep in mind that like any person throughout history, she was influenced by the social and religious environment in which she lived. Blessed be God for everything!