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Where is my Lord? — The Easter Season continues…

Where is my Lord? Greetings in Christ! As the Easter Season continues, I think back to my childhood.  Growing up, one of my family’s traditions was the hiding of Easter baskets and Easter eggs. When we got home from Easter … Continue reading

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Today the Church celebrates the Feast of St. Augustine (August 28th): A short synopsis of his life is provided below (courtesy of The Catholic Encyclopedia). As we celebrate his feast & his life, a question worth asking is “Why does … Continue reading

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The Feast of Corpus Christi: Celebrating the Gift of Jesus’ Body & Blood

The Feast of corpus Christi Click on image for Children’s Catechesis on the Eucharist               From the catechism & the Bible Instituting the Eucharist (1337) At the Last Supper, knowing that his hour had … Continue reading

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Preparing for Pentecost: Day 9 (Saturday)

NINTH DAY (Saturday, Vigil of Pentecost) Thou, on those who evermore Thee confess and Thee Adore, in Thy sevenfold gift, Descend; Give Them Comfort when they die; Give them Life with Thee on high; Give them joys which never end. … Continue reading

True love…

True love We are all in need of love. Society, & the people who make up society are often confused about what it means to love.  True love must be rooted in love of God.   Therefore, we must love as … Continue reading

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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Feeling restless? Your heart knows why…

M Crooks, Doctorate Pastoral Ministry: 2009-2018