The Cave in Manresa

May 18, 2016 19:58


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Montserrat

May 04, 2016 19:59


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His Eyes Were Opened A Little

May 02, 2016 08:30


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Pilgrimage

April 30, 2016 07:37


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Diabetes Wisdom

April 10, 2016 19:49

Last month, the World Health Organization (WHO) published it's first Global Report on Diabetes.  I happened upon the report by chance while in the midst of my doctoral research, and I'm very glad I found it.  The report includes the most recent (2014) data on this chronic and serious disease, and the numbers were scary.  Globally, it's estimated that 422 million adults...


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He Has Risen

March 27, 2016 07:51


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Happy St. Patrick's Day

March 17, 2016 19:30

Sadly, I've only been to Ireland once, and I was about fourteen when I travelled there with my mother for our first big trip abroad. It was an adventure, to be sure, and I think we both caught the bug for travel on that trip, and it's remained with me to this day. My mom, God rest her, was ready to go on a moment's notice. She loved to travel, and together with her children, she got to see a...


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A Fresh Take On The Daily Examen

March 04, 2016 08:03

I don't know about you, but I love short prayers.  As I've gotten older, I've come to realize that it's not the length of the prayer, but the sincerity of the person praying it.  That's not to say that there's something wrong with long prayers, but we shouldn't discount those that are brief and to the point. 

One such prayer which I've come to love is found at the very beginning...


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What About You? What Will You Do?

March 03, 2016 08:19

In the Catholic Church, today's feast day honors a saint from Philadelphia, Katharine Drexel (1858-1955). While he was visiting Philadelphia this past fall, Pope Francis talked about an event that would change St. Katherine's life and effect the lives of countless people who benefited by her ministry and the millions she gave away in service to the poor. Here's what the Holy Father said of her,...


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A Change of Season

February 20, 2016 14:48

You can sense it in the air.  You can see things happening all around, if you take the time to look.  It's sixty degrees today in Maryland, and we are ever so slowly coming out of another long winter.  Sadly, the change from winter to spring is not moving as fast as I would like.  Witness to that is the fact that my front lawn is still completely covered in snow.  The...


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