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of compassion learned through discouragement

About three years after my first vows I hit a low-point in my vocation. I’d made it through seven years of training and early experience as a religious sister. 927 more words

Hebrews & Us – Part 5

Today is a day where I would rather not write a post, as the post that I need to write is probably not one which people would like to read. 693 more words

Theology

Was Jesus elected to the position of our high priest and the Messiah?

Before Jesus, the High Priest had to offer up sacrifices to blot out the continuous nature of our missing God’s goal (sin). He also had to do this for himself since he missed God’s goal as well. 156 more words

God Thoughts

Why Beauty Can Mature and Increase Your Faith

My mother was a great cook, but of course when I was a child I didn’t always appreciate the food she served.

I remember one meal in particular when I was about 8 years old. 1,083 more words

Christian Living

Epistle for October 18, 2015

START WITH SCRIPTURE:

Hebrews 5:1-10

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OBSERVE:

Here, the writer of Hebrews does two things at the same time.  On the one hand, he draws a comparison between the mortals who are called to be high priests,  and the high priesthood of Jesus.  1,015 more words

Lectionary

21st Sunday After Pentecost, October 18, 2015

Twenty-first Sunday after Pentecost (Year B)

Scripture Readings*: Job 38:1-7, (34-41); Psalm 104:1-9, 25, 37b; Hebrews 5:1-10; Mark 10:35-45

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Job 38:1-7, (34-41)

“Where were you when I made the earth?” God declared that Job had spoken “ignorant words.” He then began a series of rhetorical questions to show Job how little he knew about the world. 477 more words

Lectionary