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Daily Scriptures: February 2 – February 16, 2014

Daily Scriptures: February 2 – February 16, 2014

| February 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sunday, Feb. 2
The Presentation of the Lord
Malachi 3:1-4
Hebrews 2:14-18
Luke 2:22-40

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Be attentive to the voice of the Holy Spirit

Be attentive to the voice of the Holy Spirit

| Deacon Kevin Manthey | January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Through the life of the prophet Simeon, St. Luke shows us there are three steps to being faithful to the promptings of the Holy Spirit: living in communion with the Spirit, hearing the Spirit, and acting on the promptings of the Spirit.

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What’s wrong with playing violent video games?

What’s wrong with playing violent video games?

| January 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

“It seems pretty clear: There is no room for a Christian to find entertainment in the suffering and death of others (whether real or simulated).“

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Rediscover: praying as Jesus did

Rediscover: praying as Jesus did

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jesus: Man of prayer at every crucial moment in his life Find the quiet you need to find Jesus Finding God in the desert of silence Four ways to deepen our prayer life We want to hear your stories!  

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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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