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Reflections on the Readings for Sunday, March 8, 2015

Readings for Today While meditating upon the readings for today, the following words from scripture stood out for me: …but bestowing mercy down to the thousandth generation on the children of those who love me and keep my commandments.“ If … Continue reading

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Reflection on Today’s Gospel – the Magnificat

Today’s gospel is absolutely one of my favorites.  It is Mary’s Magnificat.  In her humility – in her “situation” -without fear or reservation, she unabashedly sings the praises of her God.  The thought of it all amazes and astounds me.  … Continue reading

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The Answer for Families

“Welcome the presence of the Heart of Christ, entrusting your home to Him. Before the open Heart of Jesus seek to draw from Him the true love that our families need to build up a civilization of love.”   John Paul … Continue reading

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God’s Ways are Mysterious!

God’s ways are often mysterious, but they are awesome nonetheless!  There have been many times in my life when I look back and see God’s hand in everything.  He definitely has a plan for each of us.  We either tune … Continue reading

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Tithing

I’ve been thinking about tithing for months – maybe even years now.  My family gives to charity and to the Church, but we are often guilty of giving of our excess – not truly giving till it hurts.  I was … Continue reading

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