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Jesus, the Teacher

This evening at our mission at Immaculate Conception Parish in Irvington on the Hudson, I spoke about Jesus, the Teacher. I like Rembrandt’s drawing of Jesus preaching to a crowd. 648 more words


Immaculate Conception Church, Irvington on the Hudson

The Archdiocese of New York has a renewal program called Revive taking place in its parishes this year. The program comprises a reading from scripture, a sermon on the purpose of life, a witness talk, prayers and hymns. 72 more words


Lenten Journey - Day 7 of 40: Tuesday of the First Week of Lent

Day 7 of 40: “You don’t know how to pray? Put yourself in the presence of God, and as soon as you have said, ‘Lord, I don’t know how to pray!’ you can be sure you’ve already begun.” –Saint Josemaría Escrivá 10 more words


Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Trade Barbs at Charity Event -- The Candidates One Seat Apart -- Cardinal Timothy Dolan Serves as Referee

Republican candidate jokes about pardoning rival; Democratic nominee derides suggestion of performance-enhancing drugs

From left, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, Cardinal Timothy Dolan and Republican nominee Donald Trump share a moment at the Alfred E. 821 more words

Shooting the Sacred

I don’t like crying, especially not in public, and that’s a thing I run into from time to time. I  don’t mean out and out bawling, I mean when you feel something creeping up deep inside of you and your throat and neck get tight and eyes start to swell … and then … the tears … oh boy. 5,470 more words