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Judge Yourself rather than Others

Today Holy Father explained why we need to Judge oneself (Click to Read)

He exhorted that to Judge oneself is a Christian Virtue, for we are all sinners… 86 more words

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Quitting Smoking (Again)

I’m two weeks into my third serious attempt to quit smoking. I started smoking as a teenager, then quit at the age of 21. That lasted ten years, but it was mostly because I had no money or free time. 568 more words

Changing Behavior

The Apostles' Creed

Today we continue our second week of Catechism study. Last week we focused on the Ten Commandments, about how they are God’s will for mankind, and yet we fail to keep them. 1,577 more words


Homily : February 24

Texts for Week 1 of Lent


It was the fall of 1508 when Michelangelo began work on the Sistine Chapel Ceiling.  Truth be told, it wasn’t something he wanted to do.  1,642 more words


The Lent Lily

Narcissus pseudonarcissus – Wild Daffodil or Lent Lily

Tis spring; come out to ramble
The hilly brakes around,
For under thorn and bramble
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When Fasting Isn't Just About Repentance

“We commit ourselves to (the) process because Lent reminds us that there’s something better than what we’re currently experiencing, but it’s going to take us letting go of whatever we’re clinging to in order to obtain it.

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Compassion Is a Verb

I love dictionaries. They are wonderful tools for discovery and now that they are online, I have a place to hang out any time of day or night. 529 more words