Monthly Archives: March 2013

Good Friday at the Doyle House

Good Friday (ironically) has turned out to be the most beautiful, sunny, warm day we’ve had here in the Deep South in months.  We decided to spend it doing a few things as a family.  First, we planted some seeds … Continue reading

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Thanks, Catherine!

Food for thought from a great, female doctor of the Church: “Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire.” ― St. Catherine of Siena “Proclaim the truth and do not be silent through … Continue reading

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NOLA Catholic Experience

Please read my new post, as well as the other new posts at NOLA Catholic Experience.  Thanks!

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Walking with Sadie

One of the things I’m enjoying about our new dog is the fact that she loves to go for walks – so much so that she will sometimes bring me the leash!  She has an insatiable desire to go exploring.  … Continue reading

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A Song in My Heart

I was given a most wonderful blessing today – that of a song in my heart.  I literally could not keep from singing – when I wasn’t singing, I felt compelled to hum.  I apologize if I inadvertently irritated anyone!   … Continue reading

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The Prodigal Son

Reflection on today’s gospel, Sunday, March 10, 2013 Today’s gospel story is so beautiful and tells of God’s great mercy.  I would like to address the feelings of the “good son.”  Many people read this gospel story and immediately empathize … Continue reading

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For Someone Special – You Know Who You Are (DD:)

Love, Love, Love these videos – great 2-3 minute explanations of Catholic Topics in clever, down to earth terms!  These are funny, but not at all disrespectful (believe it or not!) Is the Eucharist Really Jesus? Why Do I Have … Continue reading

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I Have a Dream…Or Two…Or Three

I am just daydreaming out loud.   These aren’t in any particular order of importance – some are dead serious – some more light-hearted.  Thanks for reading my brainstorm!  What do you dream? I dream of… A day when Jesus will … Continue reading

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Merciful Father – Reflections on the Gospel

Readings for Sunday, March 3, 2013 In Saturday’s readings and in today’s readings, we learn of God’s great mercy for his people – in accounts from the Old and New Testaments.  I looked up the word “mercy” on my Mac … Continue reading

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