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One Look.

We need no wings to go in search of Him, but have only to look upon Him present within us. -Saint Teresa of Avila      In her visions, Blessed Therese Neuman would describe the life of Jesus. In one … Continue reading

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From Whence Do You Come and Where are You Going?

“Christ acts like a loving mother. To induce us to follow Him, He gives us Himself as an example and promises us a reward in His kingdom.”                    –  St. Anthony of … Continue reading

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Believing is Seeing and Hearing. Part II

“Faith is to believe what you do not see. The reward of faith is to see what you believe.”   –   St. Augustine   I laughed until I cried watching them [Collin’s special needs baseball game] that late afternoon. … Continue reading

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Being is More Important than Doing.

Part I “Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire!” St. Catherine of Siena There have been several times, and why not more I cannot say, but it is as if all the … Continue reading

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Look Up.

“Pray, Hope, and Don’t Worry”-St. Padre Pio of Pietrelcino  When Collin was rather small, washing his hair was a big ordeal.   I would tell him to look up so that when I poured the rinse water on his head, the … Continue reading

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We May Well be a Monkey’s Uncle.

“The complexity of the simplest known type of cell is so great that it is impossible to accept that such an object could have been thrown together suddenly by some kind of freakish, vastly improbable event.  Such an occurrence would … Continue reading

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What Shall We Do With The Bodies?

“Man is not what he thinks he is, he is what he hides.”   – Andre Malraux   I am not sure how the conversation came up in the widow/widower support group I belonged to at the time.  It may have … Continue reading

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