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Busy? Be Still…

As I write this article I’m on a plane headed for the Jersey Shore. I’m 30,000 feet above sea level, soon hoping to be swimming in the sea. But as I cruise at 450 miles an hour toward the shore I’ve been thinking…where has my summer gone? In April, I made a resolution, I’m going […]

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The Joy of the Resurrection

“If Christ has not been raised, then our preaching is in vain and your faith is in vain.” (1 Cor. 15:14) Easter Sunday, the day of remembrance of Christ’s resurrection from the dead, is a time of celebration for Christians. Easter is a time of immense joy. Why? As Paul alluded to above, Christ’s resurrection […]

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God’s Overwhelming Glory

The other day I meditated on this verse in Romans, “For they exchanged the truth of God for a lie, and worshiped and served the creature rather than the Creator, who is blessed forever.” (Romans 1:25). Here Paul describes how people turn away from the Lord to man-made gods. They worship idols instead of the […]

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A Lesson from Mother Teresa

“God has not called me to be successful. He has called me to be faithful.” – Mother Teresa In the space of these 15 words, Mother Teresa has done it again. This godly woman, known throughout the world for her sincerity of faith, love for the poorest of the poor, and acts of radical love in […]

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Want to Adopt a Cardinal?

With all of the politicking and guessing who will be the next Roman Pontiff, our cardinals need our prayers more than ever. On Wednesday, March 6th, the College of Cardinals held a prayer service beginning with the rosary followed by Eucharistic adoration, then Vespers, and concluding with a Benediction. Cardinal Angelo Comastri, the archpriest of […]

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