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The Body Politic

Then all the elders of Israel gathered together and came to Samuel at Ramah and said to him, “You are old, and your sons do not follow in your ways; appoint for us, then, a king to govern us, like other … Continue reading

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Saint Gabriel the Archangel

 The angel replied, “I am Gabriel. I stand in the presence of God, and I have been sent to speak to you and to bring you this good news. Luke 1:19 I composed this prayer to Saint Gabriel after reading … Continue reading

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He Goes Before Her

Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tested by the devil. Matthew 4:1 I felt compelled to pray the Chaplet of the Seven Sorrows today. I wept as I did. I weep because of … Continue reading

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Ecumenism

There is one body, but it has many parts. But all its many parts make up one body. It is the same with Christ. We were all baptized by one Holy Spirit. And so we are formed into one body. 1 Corinthians … Continue reading

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City on a Hill

Then he brought me to the gate, the gate facing east. And there the glory of the God of Israel was coming from the east; the sound was like the sound of mighty waters, and the earth shone with his glory.  The … Continue reading

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Radical Forgiveness

Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful. Luke 6:36 I write in my journal as if God is speaking to me. If the church says what I have written in wrong, the church is correct and I am wrong. … Continue reading

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Into the Darkness to be a Great Light

And this is the judgment, that the light has come into the world, and people loved darkness rather than light because their deeds were evil.  For all who do evil hate the light and do not come to the light, so … Continue reading

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Spiritual Maternity

But He answered and said to them, “My mother and My brothers are these who hear the word of God and do it.” Luke 8:21 Susan Skinner Talk on Spiritual Maternity – Goretti House Retreat, Nashville, TN

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The Way

Brothers and sisters: In Christ Jesus you who once were far off have become near by the blood of Christ. For he is our peace, he who made both one and broke down the dividing wall of enmity, through his … Continue reading

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The Loving Gaze

   My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has looked with favor on the lowliness of his servant.  Surely, from now on all generations will call me blessed…Luke 1:46-48 ** Please see … Continue reading

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