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Monthly Archives: March 2016

Divine Mercy Sunday: What is this celebration?

What is Divine Mercy Sunday? What is Divine Mercy? Since 2000, the second Sunday of Easter has also been known as Divine Mercy Sunday.  On the Second Sunday of Easter of the Jubilee Year 2000, at the Mass for the … Continue reading

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Easter 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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Rejoice! Christ is Risen! Question no longer, but believe…

“I know now, Lord, why you utter no answer. You are yourself the answer.” —CS Lewis       Search no longer…   Happy Easter… Let us celebrate, not just for one day, but for a Season & for a … Continue reading

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How is your Lent going? Are you having the best Lent ever?

I want to share a Lenten resource with you.  However, first I want to share what I am doing this Lent, which will explain why I am not regularly blogging. I am intentionally spending more time with my family: going … Continue reading

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Never too late for conversion…

Pope Francis: It’s never too late for conversion VATICAN, Feb. 28, 2016– God’s patience towards sinners is without limit, yet the time for conversion is now, Pope Francis said during his Sunday Angelus address at the Vatican. “It is never … Continue reading

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