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Reflections on the Readings for Sunday, August 16, 2015

readings for Sunday, August 16   The first reading is a personification of wisdom.  In the description of wisdom, the words knowledge and understanding were also used.  These three gifts of the Holy Spirit are very similar.  I wondered exactly how … Continue reading

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Hearts and Friends

Some wisdom to ponder: Perfume and incense bring joy to the heart, and the pleasantness of a friend springs from their heartfelt advice.  Proverbs 27: 9 Thought of this passage after a phone conversation with a dear friend from my … Continue reading

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