Our biblical Lectio Divina of the Books of John are a treasury of reminders of Jesus’ ongoing Presence and assisting Assurance in the vicissitudes of one’s earthly journey.  See these & other works.

Bible, Love Letters From Your Father, Books of John, Lectio Divina

By Romuald B. Simeone


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Volume 1A

Volume 1B

Set of all 4 volumes (unboxed) 

Price:  $100


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(This audio resource is written by Romuald B. Simeone.) (THIS IS A DRAMATIZATION.)​

“Jesus Christ Up-Close & Personal” by author Romuald B. Simeone

Christianity goes beyond the universal human endeavor of a man-made collection of beliefs and rituals.  It is at base a loving union & partnership with a Person – the Christ.  This recording by Romuald B. Simeone invites the listener into a love-partnership with Jesus and others.

Jesus Christ Up-Close & Personal (Part 1)

1. Introduction by Samuel Wood, (0:35) Newman Center Chaplain, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh.

2. How Mother Teresa Fell in Love, (3:08) Finding Jesus in the World’s Abandoned.

• Mother Teresa, in love with Jesus, left her India convent that served “Jesus-seekers”, to fulfill her vow to image the “crucified Jesus” by reaching out to the most rejected.

3. In Love with Jesus–Planned & Personal (4:14) The Father’s Plan is God to Man Connection.

• Mother Teresa, in love with Jesus, left her India convent that served “Jesus-seekers”, to fulfill her vow to image the “crucified Jesus” by reaching out to the most rejected.

4. Willing to Die for Love (5:46) Self-sacrifice trumps Self-interest.

•True love is “other-commitment” to place one’s person & resources to fulfill, build up and keep another safe in life, to the death and not count the cost.

Hear Tracks 1-4 By Clicking Here

Jesus Christ Up-Close & Personal (Part 2)

5.    Jesus Commands the Good to Repent (6:38) All Humans are 7-Capital Sinners.

• How the Door to Life in Jesus opens only when the “good” people become aware that self-righteous & self-justifying goodness is not good enough for an “in-love” relationship.

6.    There is Only One Sin & One Rule (6:37) Pride is Self-Idolatry; Humility is Truth.

• The Summation of Sin: to make personal choice one’s moral norm.?The Summation of all the Commandments of God: to love God mind & heart and do His Will on earth.

Hear Tracks 5-6 By Clicking Here

Jesus Christ Up-Close & Personal (Part 3)

7.    The World’s Only Sin (6:31) Disavowing Its Creator.

• Humanity’s Myth of Self-Idolatry—the ignoring of the reality of Intelligent Design & Universal Objective Morality.

Hear Track 7 By Clicking Here

Jesus Christ Up-Close & Personal (Part 4)

8.    Love equals Activated Respect & Gratitude (8:44) Worship is the Creator’s Love Returned.​

• The solid base of love is: respectful friendly regard focused on a receptive person—responded to in kind & continued securely with reciprocal thanks. “In-love” loving is perpetual give & take gifting.

Hear Track 8 By Clicking Here


Jesus Christ Up-Close & Personal (Part 5)

9. Jesus Liberates Us from Being Doormats (12:58) God Releases Those He Loves and Lifts Us Up.Love is: light, acceptance, partnership.

• Hate is: darkness, rejection, subjugation.
• Love-hate is oxymoronic.
• Doormat love is slavery.

Hear Track 9 By Clicking Here

Relevant Radio Interview 11-21-13 regarding H.I.L.D.A., Evangelization through Jesus Encountering us in Scripture & our Evangelization Pilgrimage to Italy.


Radio show featuring Dr. Chiara Simeone-DiFrancesco – WCAT radio. Feb. 21, 2020

In Episode 8 of “Vows, Vocations, & Promises: Discerning the Call of Love,” Dr. Chiara Simeone-DiFrancesco joins show host Dr. Mary Anne Urlakis to discuss the importance of building strong and healthful relationships. Dr. Chiara Simeone-DiFrancesco has been dedicated to helping people with their relationships for over 30 years as a licensed clinical psychologist practicing Jesus-Centered Schema Therapy for couples. Dr.Chiara Simeone-DiFrancesco bears the distinction of being the first woman to graduate from Holy Apostles College, earning a double B.A., in Philosophy & Religious Studies through that program. Dr. Simeone-DiFrancesco went on to earn an M.A. & M.Ed., from Columbia University and her Ph.D. from the University of Mississippi.

Dr. Chiara Simeone-DiFrancesco is a speaker for Jesus-Centered Institute.  She is also the Founder of Connect-Talk, LLC,  Marriage and Family Therapy Center.

Jesus Up Close & Personal

Article by Romuald B. Simeone

Price: $5.00  (ebook deliverable upon receipt of your purchase)

Who is Jesus and Who is He to you?  This article gives you some thoughts to meditate on and a sample of Romuald’s writings.

The Human Versus Divine Church

Article by Romuald B. Simeone

Price: $5.00  (ebook deliverable upon receipt of your purchase)

Are you troubled and struggling over the recent scandals in the church?  Not sure how to look at it, or just plain angry?  Thinking of walking away from “the whole thing?”  Here’s a wise view from the Fathers of the Church who also had to deal with such things.  Take a peek, it might just help a lot!

(The author in front of the Cathedral in Panama City, Panama, where Archbishop Tomas Clavel is buried, talking to the workers who are renovating the cathedral for World Youth Day, Panama City 2019.)

Lectio Divina Stations of the Cross & 7 Last Words

By Romuald B. Simeone, Foreign Mission Catechist & Dr. Chiara Simeone-DiFrancesco

Price:  $ 17.95

This DVD is a perfect Lenten Meditation for an individual or a parish.  It is also appropriate for Adult Faith Formation, as it brings alive the stations of the cross in a clear and poignant manner.  You won’t leave its prayer with a dry eye.

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