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Wise men/women, return to the world…

Wise Men, Return to the World          “…we are like the 3 Wise Men who journeyed to Jesus. Now, like those Wise Men, we return to the world from which we came, to the everyday life where we will … Continue reading

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Enlisting Witnesses for Jesus Christ…

“Catechists and Teachers are called…” This year, the Church celebrates Catechetical Sunday on September 16, 2018, and will focus on the theme “Enlisting Witnesses for Jesus Christ.” Those whom the community has designated to serve as catechists will be called … Continue reading

Are you wise?

Wise Men, Return to the World …we are like the 3 Wise Men who journeyed to Jesus. Now, like those Wise Men, we return to the world from which we came, to the everyday life where we will witness to … Continue reading

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Are you a Christian or aren’t you? Do you believe or do you doubt?

                              St. Thomas (1st century) The apostle Thomas is famous for doubting the resurrection of Jesus when his fellow apostles told him about it; but if … Continue reading

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Not only what we say, but how we say it…

Guard against foul talk; let your words be for the improvement of others, as occasion offers, and do good to your listeners, otherwise you will only be grieving the Holy Spirit of God who has marked you with his seal … Continue reading

Love – a Lenten Lesson

One of the scribes came to Jesus and asked him, “Which is the first of all the commandments?” Jesus replied, “The first is this: Hear, O Israel! The Lord our God is Lord alone! You shall love the Lord your … Continue reading

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You are Christ, the Son of the Living God…

Jesus said to them, “But who do you say that I am?” Simon Peter said in reply, “You are the Christ, the Son of the living God.” Jesus said to him in reply, “Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah. For … Continue reading

Sharing Christ

Happy Advent! Let us share our hope & our joy!

M Crooks, Doctorate Pastoral Ministry: 2009-2018