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April Storm Dumps Foot Of Snow In Minn., Wis.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Just when it seemed like spring was here, an April snowstorm has dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Minnesota. 118 more words


A Time For Light

“When tragedy strikes, our first human response is to react in anger and with rage in our hearts, to attempt to end such dark behavior by throwing more darkness at the problem. 463 more words

Poetry And Quotes

Family Visit

Hello everyone — I’m guest posting this week, since Kim decided that I should contribute at least SOMETHING to this blog! And since it was my family who came to visit, I suppose she’s right. 519 more words

A Missed Opportunity

After a particularly heady reflection on the Trinity in the spirituality of St. Bonaventure, I thought that I’d bring it back down to earth with St. 997 more words

St. Francis

St Francis Without 'Air Violin'

When suddenly feeling a surge of joy and gratitude for being out among God’s creatures,
Francis would pick up a stick. Then he would energetically play the ‘air violin’ while singing in French! 46 more words

Book Review - The Cost of Community: Jesus, St. Francis and Life in the Kingdom by Jamie Arpin-Ricci

I love this book by Jamie Arpin Ricci!  The Cost of Community goes through the life of St. Francis of Assisi and Jesus’s Sermon on the Mount to demonstrate how we are to embody the kingdom of God in the here and now as the body of Christ.  438 more words

Book Review