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Celebrate Life like Elizabeth and Mary

Visitation by Jaques Daret   When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the baby leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit. In a loud voice she exclaimed: “Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the child you will … Continue reading

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Don’t deliver yourself to the Torturers

The Unmerciful Servant – Domenico Fetti “Then the master called the servant in. ‘You wicked servant,’ he said, ‘I canceled all that debt of yours because you begged me to.  Shouldn’t you have had mercy on your fellow servant just as … Continue reading

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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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Saint Joseph – Terror of Demons

Saint Joseph’s Oratory in Montreal Joseph her husband, since he was a righteous man, yet unwilling to expose her to shame, decided to divorce her quietly.  Such was his intention when, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared to him … Continue reading

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Guardians of Divine Life

“No, the end for which God has instituted the priesthood has been to appoint on earth public persons to watch over the honor of his divine majesty, and to procure the salvation of souls.” –  Saint Alphonsus Maria de Liguori By: Susan Skinner … Continue reading

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Unclean Spirits, Repentance and True Conversion

“He called the twelve and began to send them out two by two, and gave them authority over the unclean spirits. He ordered them to take nothing for their journey except a staff; no bread, no bag, no money in … Continue reading

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Right to Life – Respect Life

“The Spirit of God has made me, And the breath of the Almighty gives me life.” Job 33:4 As we approach the 45th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade, I thought it appropriate to post a piece my friend, Mathilde Mellon … Continue reading

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