Tag Archives: Confession

The Marriage Covenant

Gerard David – The Wedding Feast at Cana Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her to make her holy, cleansing her by the washing with water through the word,  and to present her to himself as a … Continue reading

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The path of Reparation

The endurance of darkness is preparation for great light. -Saint John of the Cross A few weeks back I went to the mall for the first time in a long while, as the mall has never really been my thing. … Continue reading

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Letting Go and Letting God – Reflecting on Theotokos

What happened to Mary turns our attention to Jesus Christ, the only Mediator of salvation, and helps us to see life as a loving plan with which we must cooperate responsibly. Mary is not only a model of the call, … Continue reading

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What do you deserve?

Christ Crucified – Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament – Hanceville, AL “I can do nothing on my own. As I hear, I judge, and my judgment is just, because I seek not my own will but the will of … Continue reading

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True Reconciliation

A Girl Restored to Life and a Woman Healed: An Outline for True Reconciliation By: Ashley Blackburn When meditating on this story of the hemorrhaging woman and Jarius’ daughter from the Gospel of Mark, a formula for True Reconciliation emerges. … Continue reading

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From Panic Attacks to Freedom in God Part II

Amen, amen, I say to you, whoever believes has eternal life. I am the bread of life.  Your ancestors ate the manna in the desert, but they died;  this is the bread that comes down from heaven so that one … Continue reading

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The Serpent on the Staff

Moses and the Serpent on the Staff by Sebastien Bourdon From Mount Hor they set out by way of the Red Sea, to bypass the land of Edom, but the people’s patience was worn out by the journey;  so the … Continue reading

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