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Learning God’s Rules

March 23rd 2019

Growing up Catholic as I did in the late 30s, 40s and 50s (I was a slow learner) life could be complicated. It was a world of good and evil, of weekly confessions and the struggle to avoid sins both mortal and venial. Sin was lurking everywhere. Writer Brennan Manning in   ▸


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What's So Ordinary About Ordinary Time?

March 23rd 2019

We’ve discussed earlier the periods in the Liturgical Year referred to as Ordinary Time. One of these periods occurs between Christmas and Lent. As quickly as this period slips by, its emphasis deserves reflection. During this short, “ordinary” interval, our liturgy addresses the years between the baptism of Jesus and   ▸


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