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Mother Theresa’s Feast Day

Here are some of my favorite quotes from this witty, amazing saint in honor of her feast day: “Prayer is not asking. Prayer is putting oneself in the hands of God, at His disposition, and listening to His voice in … Continue reading

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A Song in My Heart

I was given a most wonderful blessing today – that of a song in my heart.  I literally could not keep from singing – when I wasn’t singing, I felt compelled to hum.  I apologize if I inadvertently irritated anyone!   … Continue reading

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Merciful Father – Reflections on the Gospel

Readings for Sunday, March 3, 2013 In Saturday’s readings and in today’s readings, we learn of God’s great mercy for his people – in accounts from the Old and New Testaments.  I looked up the word “mercy” on my Mac … Continue reading

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What Do You Believe?

This morning I was pondering the question, “What do I really believe?” – What am I willing to fight for? I came up with this list, which is not exhaustive.  What do you truly believe? Do you believe that what … Continue reading

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Oh That I Had Wings Like a Dove!

The Spider as an Artist Has never been employed — Though his surpassing Merit Is freely certified By every Broom and Bridget Throughout a Christian Land — Neglected Son of Genius I take thee by the Hand — Emily Dickinson … Continue reading

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Just Thinking…

What can I do to make a difference in someone else’s life today? What can I do to protect and foster the joy that God has placed within me? How can I make my family members feel more loved/cherished? How … Continue reading

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Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

“My God, my Savior, I adore Your Sacred Heart, for that heart is the seat and source of all you tenderest human affections for us sinners.  It is the instrument and organ of Your love.”  Blessed John Henry Newman   … Continue reading

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It’s a Very Special Month!!

This is a very special month!  You may be thinking…the beach, summer fun, Father’s Day, weddings, Dana’s birthday…All good reasons to love June!  I have an even more powerful, exciting reason to love June!  It is the month of the … Continue reading

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How Can I Keep From Singing?

“The crowd in Philippi joined in the attack on Paul and Silas, and the magistrates had them stripped and ordered them to be beaten with rods. After inflicting many blows on them, they threw them into prison and instructed the … Continue reading

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Theology of the Body Lessons

What I learned in lesson three: A human person is not just a body or a soul – A person is a body-soul, united together to form a unique person.    Our bodies cannot survive without our souls.  When the body … Continue reading

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