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Praying when you don't feel like it

The thing about prayer is that sometimes you don’t feel like it.  Actually, a lot of times maybe you don’t feel like it.  Here’s what St. 11 more words

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The Belgians Bid Adieu to their Opus Dei Supporting Queen Dowager

Last Friday the Belgian Royal Family, along with various dignitaries from around the world including the Empress of Japan, buried the elder of their two Queen dowagers, Queen Fabiola. 2,383 more words

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Of stray cats and other human beings

We call her Caroline. She is more like us than we would like to admit.

She’s the red stray cat that we have half heartedly adopted. 1,004 more words

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The key to success is to stay low key

One of our first weeks here, someone told us: the key to success in peace negotiations is to stay low key.

We translated it to something we tend to do well. 797 more words

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Photos from last weekend's retreat

Last weekend was a wonderful opportunity to take time out from ordinary life and focus on prayer.  Did you think a retreat was time spent drifting among the flowers and enjoying the birdsong?   173 more words

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Prayer

Last week I wrote a blog called Falling Out of Love in which I discussed why I think a lot of relationships fail and the need for a… 1,565 more words

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