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Book Review: Know Who You Are. Live Like It Matters.

Book Review: Know Who You Are. Live Like It Matters.

The following review was written by my 13-year-old daughter: “I absolutely love this book! It had some quotes that I have copied and put on my notebook covers.  He [Tim Tebow] has a lot of funny stories, which makes it fun to read.  It helped, and […]

God alone suffices

God alone suffices

Let nothing disturb you, let nothing frighten you. All things pass. God does not change. Patience achieves everything. Whoever has God lacks nothing; God alone suffices.” — St. Teresa of Avila

From Darkness to Light

From Darkness to Light

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.  -Martin Luther King, Jr.

16th Day of Christmas: Feast of the Baptism of the Lord

16th Day of Christmas: Feast of the Baptism of the Lord

Today we celebrate the Solemnity of the Baptism of Our Lord, bringing to close the season of Christmas.   “The Lord was baptized, not to be cleansed himself, but to cleanse the waters, so that those waters, cleansed by the flesh of Christ, might have the power […]

13th Day of Christmas: Three Kings Day

13th Day of Christmas: Three Kings Day

“When you say the Our Father, God’s ear is next to your lips”[St. Andre Bessette] Today is Three Kings Day, or the Epiphany of Our Lord (Traditional)…the solemnity of which will be celebrated on Sunday. It is also the optional Memorial of St. Andre Bessette, […]

11th Day of Christmas: Memorial of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton

11th Day of Christmas: Memorial of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton

  “Faith lifts the soul, Hope supports it, Experience says it must and Love says … let it be!” -St. Elizabeth Ann Seton     Image source: Nheyob

10th Day of Christmas: Memorial of the Most Holy Name of Jesus

10th Day of Christmas: Memorial of the Most Holy Name of Jesus

“For where two or three are gathered In My Name There am I In the midst of them” -Matthew 18:20

8th Day of Christmas: Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

8th Day of Christmas: Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

Happy New Year 2017 On this day in our liturgical year, we celebrate Mary as the Mother of God – she who not only gave Jesus life, but who continues to breathe life in our hearts and minds as as Children of God. “To celebrate […]