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Daily Scriptures: January 19 – February 2, 2014

Daily Scriptures: January 19 – February 2, 2014

| January 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sunday, Jan. 19
Second Sunday in Ordinary Time
Isaiah 49:3, 5-6
1 Corinthians 1:1-3
John 1:29-34

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Rediscover: forms of prayer

Rediscover: forms of prayer

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

- What forms of prayer can lead me closer to God?
- Prayers of Bible, rosary help us to know Christ
- Coach’s death brings prayer to life for college student
- Persistence is key to good prayer life
- We want to hear your stories!

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Is there a Catholic ‘rule’ for everything?

Is there a Catholic ‘rule’ for everything?

| Father Kenneth Doyle | January 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Is everything Catholics do covered by a rule, and how is the ordinary person supposed to know every rule?

Is a Catholic allowed to listen to and heed the advice of preachers from other religions?

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Generosity shows the light of Christ to others

Generosity shows the light of Christ to others

| Jean Denton | January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

God told Isaiah, “You are my servant. . . . I will make you a light to the nations, that my salvation may reach to the ends of the earth.”

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Daily Scriptures: January 5 – January 19

Daily Scriptures: January 5 – January 19

| January 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sunday, Jan. 5
The Epiphany of the Lord
Isaiah 60:1-6
Ephesians 3:2-3a, 5-6
Matthew 2:1-12

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Must I ‘fess up’ to a person I’ve wronged?

Must I ‘fess up’ to a person I’ve wronged?

| Father Michael Schmitz | January 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

“One question to ask could be: Would my confession to this person bring healing to our friendship, or would it merely bring relief to me? In many cases, one’s desire to ‘confess’ is to avoid the pain of dealing with one’s own guilt, not because admission of guilt would restore wholeness to the relationship.”

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Like us, Magi are co-heirs of promise of Christmas

Like us, Magi are co-heirs of promise of Christmas

| Sharon Perkins | January 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Magi of the Epiphany didn’t travel hundreds of miles to visit a baby — they were seeking the “newborn king of the Jews.”

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Rediscover: prayer

Rediscover: prayer

| January 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

- Lifting up our hands, minds and heart to God
- Going away to a quiet place
- Seeking God in the silence
- Making prayer a priority deepens friendship with God
- Staying awake

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Daily Scriptures: December 22 – January 5

Daily Scriptures: December 22 – January 5

| December 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sunday, Dec. 22

Fourth Sunday of Advent

Isaiah 7:10-14

Romans 1:1-7

Matthew 1:18-24

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Rediscover: christmas

Rediscover: christmas

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

-What child is this? Baby’s identity is at heart of season
- Recognizing Jesus
- Touched by an angel
- The day when love came down
- Tips for celebrating Christmas all season long

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What is the Divine Office? Fulton Sheen a saint?

What is the Divine Office? Fulton Sheen a saint?

| Father Kenneth Doyle | December 17, 2013 | 1 Comment

The Liturgy of the Hours, the Divine Office and the breviary all refer to the same thing: namely, an official set of prayers that is required to be recited by members of the Catholic clergy and monastic communities.

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Don’t be afraid to take Mary into your home

Don’t be afraid to take Mary into your home

| Deacon Sam Wagner | December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

How can we live like St. Joseph in the presence of Jesus and Mary? Simple: by prayer.

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