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Love for One's Family

Among all those who are included under the title of neighbor, there are none who deserve it more, in one sense, than those of our own household. 354 more words

Catholic

O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

Veni, Veni, Emmanuel
Tr. Dr. J. M. Neale

O come, O come, Emmanuel,
And ransom captive Israel;
That mourns in lonely exile here,
Until the Son of God appear. 136 more words

Advent

Punishing & Healing

As human beings we are very familiar with legal codes and penalties; if we are caught transgressing the law, we can expect to be tried and, if found guilty, to pay a penalty of some sort. 525 more words

Faith

Are Catholic street evangelizers giving out good news or very bad news?

The American Catholic church put very little effort into evangelization until recent years. The thinking was that new members were constantly being added to the church anyway as infants were born into Catholic families, but with the number of practicing Catholics declining in the U.S., mainly because of the indifference of its own membership, the church is beginning to make evangelization a priority. 603 more words

Christian

2 Chronicles 1-3; Acts 25

Acts 25:7-12 When he appeared, the Jews who had come down from Jerusalem surrounded him and brought many serious charges against him, which they were unable to prove. 217 more words

Faith

Advent Journey Journal: First Friday of Advent

Please download and share this journal page which I’m inviting my Sophomores to use during our Advent prayer time. Rather than write, they may also ponder and gaze at the relevant art on the slides.

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Rick

What are demons? Part 3: Demonic Nature.

In the previous parts of this introductory series on demons, we discussed how demons differ from angels. In Part 1, we explained that demons are angels that rebelled against God (the Fall). 584 more words

Angels