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Today’s Word With Joel & Victoria Osteen – Father To The Fatherless

“Father to the fatherless, defender of widows—this is God, whose dwelling is holy.”
Psalm 68:5, NLT


Many people today carry hurt and insecurity because they didn’t have a relationship with their earthly father the way God intended. 186 more words


Carissimi: Today’s Mass; Octave Day of S. Edmund King & Martyr

Octave Day of St Edmund, King & Martyr: Missa “In Virtute Tua”

St Edmund was king of East Anglia from about 855 until his death. Almost nothing is known of Edmund. 1,268 more words


Carissimi; Today's Mass: S. Peter of Alexandria, Bishop Martyr

S. Peter of Alexandria, Bishop Martyr; Com. Octave of St Edmund: Missa “In virtúte tua”

Saint Peter illustriously occupied the throne of Alexandria for twelve years, and, as Eusebius says, “was a divine example of a bishop on account of the excellence of his life and his study of the Sacred Scriptures” (see Eusebius, Eccl. 1,575 more words


People Die

In the comments of a recent post I wrote:

I understand divorce to be something like killing. It is sometimes necessary and moral, but those times are strictly limited within a few circumstances.

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Chess Master

Any good at chess? I can usually work out what the board will look like one move later, but that’s about all. The game is all about strategy – if I do that, the opponent will reply by… and then … 355 more words


Compartments: What's the Problem?

Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name.  Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.  Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.  

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Not on Probation

I had always assumed that the disciples were all called at the same time. I am not sure why I did this, I suppose it is because we think of them as a group. 174 more words