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Monthly Archives: April 2014

Divine Mercy Sunday

What is Divine Mercy Sunday? What is Divine Mercy? Since 2000, the second Sunday of Easter has also been known as Divine Mercy Sunday. Here are some extracts from a sermon given by Pope John Paul II on the occasion … Continue reading

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Christ is Risen!

   HAPPY eASTER!    cHRIST IS rISEN!        

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Good Friday…Holy Saturday – we wait & pray.

  Let us spend time reflecting on the GREAT LOVE God has for us…                     Click for Meditation with Mary

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Holy Thursday…

  On the night He was betrayed…   What happened?       Matthew 26:17-75 Mark 14:12-72 Luke 22:7-62 John 13:1-18:27   10 Things You Need to Know about Holy Thursday

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Holy Week… Preparing for the God’s greatest acts of love…

Six days before Passover Jesus came to Bethany, where Lazarus was, whom Jesus had raised from the dead. They gave a dinner for him there, and Martha served, while Lazarus was one of those reclining at table with him. Mary … Continue reading

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God knows what’s best for you…

“As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts” (Isaiah 55:9). God’s dream for your life is so much bigger than your own! He wants to bless … Continue reading

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5th Week of Lent

5th Week of Lent How is your journey with Christ going? Are you still traveling the way of the Cross? Take time this week to call on the Holy Spirit – to strengthen you, to guide you, to be with … Continue reading

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Christ’s Disciples

“To us he is the censure of our thoughts; merely to see him is a hardship for us. Because his life is not like other men’s, and different are his ways.” –Wisdom 2:14-15   Can I follow Christ as His … Continue reading

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Seeking, Searching, Finding…

Seek the Lord while he is still to be found, call to him while he is still near. Let the wicked man abandon his way, the evil man his thoughts. Let him turn back to the Lord who will take … Continue reading

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If you do not live what you believe …

Be imitators of God, therefore, as dearly loved children and live a life of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. ~Ephesians 5:1-2   Do I pray … Continue reading

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M Crooks, Doctorate Pastoral Ministry: 2009-2018