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Just Say No To 'Talk Like A Pirate Day': The Catholic Calendar vs. The Pagan Calendar

Somewhere inside everyone is a sense that each day should celebrate something, each day individually for a different reason. In today’s society, just about every day has a silly, concocted ‘feast day’ in an attempt to fill this need. 921 more words

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Solemnity of St. John the Baptist (June 24)

Today we celebrate the Feast of St. John the Baptist.  One of the things I really like about Christianity is its universality and its adaptability to different cultures.   351 more words

"From Pagans to Petticoats" (Tomorrow's Petticoat Day)

Tomorrow was probably a day schoolgirls of a century past, came to dread.
First of May….Petticoat Day. A day when prankish boys would try to lift the skirts and catch an innocent glimpse of a petticoat. 143 more words

Life Musings From A Reiki Master And Intuitive Animal Communicator

An Unplanned Pregnancy

In the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a city of Galilee named Nazareth, to a virgin betrothed to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David; and the virgin’s name was Mary. 408 more words


Pentecost Sunday: The Gifts and Fruits of the Holy Spirit

What’s the big deal about Pentecost? Well, here are three ways to put it – 

  • It’s the day when believers, who were quite afraid to go out and preach their faith, were suddenly transformed into brave and inspiring orators, who were no longer scared to preach the Good News.
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In Ireland on the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord

My favorite deacon and I are in Ireland visiting our daughter and her family. I have been hanging out with my beautiful grandchildren. That is why the silence from this blog has been deafening. 59 more words

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September 29, 2011

Activities/goals for the day:

– Prayer/Seek Ye First

– The Philippine National Anthem

– Religion

Learn about Michaelmas – the Feast of St. Michael the Archangel and the other Archangels Gabriel and Raphael.  443 more words

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