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Words of Wisdom

I’ve been reading a book called Jesus, King of Love by Fr. Mateo Crawley-Boevey.  You know, I never really enjoyed reading as a kid.  The only books I remember reading and enjoying were Judy Blume books.  Do you remember those?  … Continue reading

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TMI? Maybe.

Readings for Sunday, August 3, 2014 The readings this Sunday really speak to my weary little soul.  This is the time of year when, as a mom/teacher, I am caught up in the back to school whirlwind.  There are so … Continue reading

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Divine Mercy Sunday

I know that I’m probably preaching to the choir here, but here goes… I was doing some reading on Divine Mercy Sunday, April 7, 2013.   Jesus appeared to Sr. Faustina in the 1930’s and asked her to spread this … Continue reading

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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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Reflection on Today’s Gospel, Sunday February 24, 2013

Today’s Readings In order to understand this Sunday’s gospel, the story of the Transfiguration, we  have to understand a bit about the Jewish feast of Sukkot.  This feast is also known as the feast of Tabernacles (meaning tent) or booths.  … Continue reading

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Reflection on Today’s Gospel, Sunday, May 6, 2012

Gospel John 15:1-8 Jesus said to his disciples: “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vine grower. He takes away every branch in me that does not bear fruit, and every one that does he prunes so … Continue reading

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Solemnity of the Holy Trinity

Today, we celebrate Father’s Day.  In the Church, we also celebrate the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity.  The Trinity is one of those mysteries that we believe, but that we surely won’t truly comprehend until we get to heaven.  … Continue reading

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I Need Watering!

My youngest son came out into the backyard looking for me tonight.  He said, “Mom you’re watering your garden again?  Didn’t you do that already?”  It has been dreadfully dry this past month here in Louisiana.  I don’t mind though, … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Today’s 2nd Reading: 1 Peter 3:15-18

Beloved: Sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts. Always be ready to give an explanation to anyone who asks you for a reason for your hope, but do it with gentleness and reverence, keeping your conscience clear, so that, when … Continue reading

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You’re Beautiful

I came across this song from Mercy Me when looking for music videos for my religion students.  It really touched my heart, and it’s catchy!!  I hope that you enjoy the song and really pay attention to the lyrics.  “You … Continue reading

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