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Call-out for Prayer Intentions

On Sunday, I’ll begin my annual retreat. Each day of retreat I dedicate to a special patron saint and offer prayers for a special intention. I’ll remember all the readers of this blog one day, but if you have a special prayer request, feel free to send it to me in the comments, … 91 more words

Faith And Culture

#StIgnatius : #Living for the Greater Glory of #God

Today, July 31st, is the Feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Jesuit order.  St. Ignatius, a sixteenth century saint, had a conversion after he was injured in combat.  313 more words

Nick

Blessed are those who hunger for #righteousness

The fourth beatitude deals with those who hunger and thirst for righteousness.  In this beatitude Christ is not speaking of physical hunger and thirst but rather the longing of the human heart for union with God.  171 more words

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Blessed are the #Meek

The third beatitude is blessed are the meek.  This beatitude is also translated as blessed are the gentle or humble of heart.  In this beatitude Jesus is teaching us that we must be people of gentleness and humility if we are to reflect the image of Christ.  138 more words

Nick