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Monthly Archives: April 2015

Who said: “I am the Bread of Life?” – What did He mean?

I AM… Jesus said to them, “Amen, amen, I say to you, it was not Moses who gave the bread from heaven; My Father gives you the true bread from heaven. For the bread of God is that which comes … Continue reading

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The Easter Season & Message Continues: Being of one mind & heart…

The community of believers was of one heart and mind, and no one claimed that any of his possessions was his own, but they had everything in common. With great power the Apostles bore witness to the resurrection of the … Continue reading

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Mercy Sunday… Jesus, I trust in You!

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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The Christian message requires putting our Faith into action…

During the Lenten Season, my 8 year old son and I got up before 6:00am every weekend.  We went to the Nursing Home where I work, and helped serve and feed the Residents who live there. If the truth be … Continue reading

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Easter Message: Christ is risen. Christ is the answer!

“I know now, Lord, why you utter no answer. You are yourself the answer.” —CS Lewis       Search no longer…

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Happy Easter! Christ is Risen!

  HAPPY eASTER!   cHRIST IS rISEN!        

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Good Friday… Holy Saturday…

  Let us spend time reflecting on the GREAT LOVE God has for us…             How are you spending Good Friday?       Click for Meditation with Mary   Are you looking for Jesus?  … Continue reading

Holy Thursday…Holy Triduum…

  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   Read more:

Spy Wednesday – the cost of betrayal…

  One of the Twelve, who was called Judas Iscariot, went to the chief priests and said, “What are you willing to give me if I hand him over to you?” They paid him thirty pieces of silver, and from … Continue reading

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