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“Take Me to Church”

Recently, I was made aware of a (new) song, evidently popular with the young crowd.  Silly me, I thought, “Take me to Church!  Awesome!”  I Googled the lyrics and was very disappointed by what I read – Yet another example … Continue reading

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Reflection for the Readings for Sunday, November 4, 2012

Readings for Sunday, November 4, 2012 The levitical priests were many because they were prevented by death from remaining in office… It was fitting that we should have such a high priest: holy, innocent, undefiled, separated from sinners, higher than … Continue reading

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Idolization, a Real Danger

I’ve been very upset by all that has taken place in the last few months with regard to Fr. John Corapi.  For those of you who are unfamiliar with him, he is a man who had a very sinful past, … Continue reading

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Chrism Mass at the Cathedral

Each year, I attend the Chrism mass at the St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans.  It is at this mass during Holy Week that the archbishop blesses the oils which will be used in the parishes throughout the archdiocese in … Continue reading

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Encouraging Religious Vocations in Children

There are many things that parents can do to develop an attitude of “vocation” in their children.  First of all, instead of asking the age-old question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” ask “How do you … Continue reading

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Please Pray for Priests

Our priests are under attack from within and from without.  They are desperately in need of our prayers.  You may have heard about Fr. John Corapi’s recent plea for prayers on his website http://www.fr.johncorapi.com .  I was deeply pained when … Continue reading

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