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The Presentation of the Lord

As we move forward in the joyful mysteries we make our way to the Presentation of the child Jesus in the Temple. It is found in Luke’s Gospel 1:22-40, as Mary and Joseph were fulfilling the ancient rites, Mary’s ritual purification after childbirth, and to perform the redemption of the firstborn son, according to the Torah (Leviticus 12, Exodus 13:12–15). 164 more words

Rosary

The World Waits...

The world waits..

Waiting in a soul reaching anticipation…
In the cool night air, the slight dampness settled and sky is cloudless…
Not a sound can be heard but the animals near by and hushed tones… 257 more words

Jesus

Christmas Poem XXIV: "Canticle of the Angels"

Every year, I write a poem for Christmas, and include it in my Christmas cards to friends and family. For the days leading up to Christmas, I’m publishing all of my Christmas poems here, as a kind of Advent calendar. 116 more words

Poetry

St. Francis's Canticle of the Sun

O most High, almighty, good Lord God,
to you belong praise, glory, honor, and all blessing!

Praised be my Lord God with all creatures;
and especially our brother the sun, 265 more words

We Are All Sinners ( Part II)

We Are Still All Sinners ( Part II)

Last week, we began to talk about the scripture passage Romans 15: 1-6, where Paul is reminding us that we need patience, with others who might be at a different place in their faith lives , and in their walks than we are, or at least believe ourselves to be. 610 more words

Jesus

We Are All Still Sinners ( Part I)

We are all still sinners….

“We who are strong in faith, should be patient with the scruples of those whose faith is weak;

we must not be selfish. 665 more words

Jesus

Canticle of Creatures

by St. Francis of Assisi

Most High, All-powerful, All-Good, Lord!
All praise is Yours,
all glory, all honor
And all blessing.

To You alone, Most High, do they belong. 284 more words

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