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The Cross of Christ…

September 14th: Feast of The Exaltation of the Holy Cross The cross is Christ’s glory and triumph Discourse of St Andrew of Crete: We are celebrating the feast of the cross which drove away darkness and brought in the light. … Continue reading

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The Cross of Christ…

September 14th: Feast of The Exaltation of the Holy Cross The cross is Christ’s glory and triumph Discourse of St Andrew of Crete: We are celebrating the feast of the cross which drove away darkness and brought in the light. … Continue reading

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Lent: Recipricol Love

    the power of love…           The love of Christ…             our Response?

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When life gets too hard to stand…kneel.

R. (see Hosea 6:6; Verse – Psalm 51) It is mercy I desire, and not sacrifice. Have mercy on me, O God, in your goodness; in the greatness of your compassion wipe out my offense. Thoroughly wash me from my … Continue reading

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The Cross of Christ…

 September 14th: Feast of The Exaltation of the Holy Cross The cross is Christ’s glory and triumph Discourse of St Andrew of Crete: We are celebrating the feast of the cross which drove away darkness and brought in the light. … Continue reading

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A disciple of Christ…

“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 disciple?  … Continue reading

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The Cross…

Be with me Lord Jesus on my Lenten journey.  Give me the strength I need to walk to Calvary with you … Help me to ponder what these words of Fulton Sheen are saying to me… How do they apply … Continue reading

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