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Numbers on the Rise!

An email I received today from Catholic League entitled, “Chaput Effect Explains Spike in Seminarians” captured my interest.   The author noted that when Archbishop Chaput was in Denver, there was a notable increase in seminarians.  Now that the Archbishop is … Continue reading

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To Mantilla or Not to Mantilla? That is the Question – Part 2

Over the weekend, I received a special gift.  I was given a chapel veil that belonged to a very dear member of our family who passed away ten years ago.  She was chosen to be my daughter’s Godmother because she … Continue reading

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When Anxiety Gets the Best of You Part 2

Yesterday morning was so stressful that if stress could kill you, I would have been 12 feet under!  I had an important conference call involving six people and myself at 9 a.m.  As soon as I got on the line, … Continue reading

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Overcoming Anxiety

One of my most popular posts is about ANXIETY.  It is something that all of us have to deal with to a greater or lesser degree in the world in which we live today.  Our lives often seem out of … Continue reading

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The Importance of Joy

“Joy is a net of love by which you catch souls.”  Mother Theresa In the hectic, morally corrupt world we live in today, it is very easy to lose our joy.  I’m not speaking as a “Suzie Sunshine” shaming everyone … Continue reading

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The Love of My Life

The love of my life – the center of my life – is the Blessed Sacrament, a.k.a. Jesus, Eucharist, Sacred Heart, Savior, Redeemer, Holy Communion, Son of God… I feel particularly blessed to be a Catholic, because we believe in … Continue reading

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I Love When Things Like This Happen

This morning, I was “done” before I even got to work.  I felt emotional, overwhelmed, and on the brink of crying.  I don’t know why but I felt overcome by fear.  I thought to myself, “What is it that you … Continue reading

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Just Thinking Out Loud

Many of you probably think that I’ve dropped off of the planet, or ridden off into the sunset or something.  I’ve (unintentionally – or maybe intentionally) taken a break from writing – at least at my “Catholic Working Mom” blog.  … Continue reading

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Reflection on the Readings for Sunday, June 30th

Readings for Sunday, June 30th When I was reading to prepare for mass tomorrow, these were some lines that stood out for me.  I will explain: In the first reading:  “Please, let me kiss my father and mother goodbye, and … Continue reading

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Tantum Ergo Sacramentum

In honor of Jesus, on this feast of Corpus Christi: 

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