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Museo del Carmen Alto

The Museo del Carmen Alto is a new addition to the attractions in Quito, opening just last year. It is most famous for being a convent for the Carmelite nuns. 493 more words

South American Culture

Two Catholic Popes To Become Saints This Sunday

A historic moment for the Catholic Church this Sunday.  Two Popes will be declared Saints.

In a tribute to the special lives they lived Pope Francis will canonize two of his predecessors, Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II  during special ceremonies at the Vatican. 147 more words

Local

Philippians 1

Philippians 1: Everything Happens for a Reason

                Paul opens his letter to the Philippians and explains that Timotheus and he are both bond servants of the Lord Jesus Christ. 212 more words

New Testament

Celebrate Earth Day with Thomas Merton

Trappist monk and writer Thomas Merton wrote many poems over the too-brief span of his fifty-three years, but my favorites are those dealing with nature. A few months ago, I blogged about… 735 more words

Books

St. Elizabeth of Hungary: Patron of (Me)

This week, our class blog challenge was to take an analog memory and make it digital. I immediately thought Great. How the heck do I make this work. 1,144 more words

Blog Challenge

Why do people stay when others run?

The question I’m really asking is Why do people stay around for someone when that someone is so desperately trying to run away?

There are times in our lives that it feels as though the city around us is getting smaller. 618 more words

Black Ink And Inksights