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Something old, something new: the allure of vintage

Something old, something new: the allure of vintage

| Christina Capecchi | October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Immediately, I started scheming about how to adorn the bare walls. Left to my own devices, I would’ve headed to the nearest Kohl’s and filled my cart with home décor of the live-love-laugh variety, but Ted urged me to wait.

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When we set our calendar, more might not be better

When we set our calendar, more might not be better

| Christina Capecchi | September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

By taking on something new, consider what is being compromised. Your prayer life? Your family life? Your sleep schedule? Your exercise routine? A “yes” to one commitment requires a “no” to another.

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‘The vocation of love’: lessons from Mom’s retirement

‘The vocation of love’: lessons from Mom’s retirement

| Christina Capecchi | August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Leaving it all behind at 80 can feel like surrender.

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Love, marriage and pizza delivery

Love, marriage and pizza delivery

| Christina Capecchi | June 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Holy Spirit works in amazing ways, and one of my favorite examples is when we see it connect a man and a woman and carry them to the altar

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Starry night: the power of prayer, wherever you are

Starry night: the power of prayer, wherever you are

| Christa Capecchi | May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

A woman’s mind is like a teleprompter of to-dos that never stops turning.

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Faith of our fathers: deep roots and online ancestry

Faith of our fathers: deep roots and online ancestry

| Christina Capecchi | March 27, 2013 | 1 Comment

Somewhere in their midst — across the alley, around the river — two people met and married, forging the lineage that leads to you.

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An Alaskan cruise, a path to priesthood

An Alaskan cruise, a path to priesthood

| Christina Capecchi | February 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Matthew Bearth was 17 when he set out on an Alaskan cruise that changed the course of his life and led him to the seminary. Today the 20-year-old college junior loves to recount that northern voyage.

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Say yes to new risks and new graces in 2013

Say yes to new risks and new graces in 2013

| Christina Capecchi | December 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Barbara Benson Keith’s wake-up call came while chatting with a fellow kindergarten teacher at the end of a school day.

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Emergency or blessing? The power of silence

Emergency or blessing? The power of silence

| Christina Capecchi | October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

My dad and brother just returned from a fly-in fishing adventure in the Canadian wilderness —fly-in, that is, because their outpost camp could only be accessed by floatplane, the sole cabin on a remote lake teeming with walleye.

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Road-trip reflections on faith and mobility

Road-trip reflections on faith and mobility

| Christina Capecchi | July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

A road trip provides welcome reprieve from the formidable charge of discovering your place and your purpose

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Studio as sanctuary: A place of ‘delight and rest’

Studio as sanctuary: A place of ‘delight and rest’

| Christina Capecchi | May 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

One of the gifts of my 20s has been an appreciation for solitude and the spaces that nurture it

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Catholics missing from Italian shipwreck still inspire

Catholics missing from Italian shipwreck still inspire

| Christina Capecchi | March 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

This month we mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic, and the luxury liner buried two and a half miles below the Atlantic bobs to the surface once again.

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