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Equal Pay For Unequal Work

Then Jesus told his students this story — to help them guard against becoming proud of being the first to receive the good news of God’s kingdom… 366 more words

Immigrant vs. Illegal Alien...What's the difference?

With all the hoopla over the terrorism/refugee temporary ban, I began to notice something of a  difference in the language used among protesters and celebrities alike.   468 more words

The Harvest is Plentiful

​Then Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people.

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Secular and sacred

“We must learn to listen to the cock-crows and hammering and tick-tock of our lives for the holy and elusive word that is spoken to us out of their depths.”  —Frederick Buechner, The Sacred Journey…

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Our Lady of Guadalupe

Today’s the feast of Our Lady Guadalupe, which recalls the appearance of Mary on a hilltop near Mexico City to Juan Diego, a humble Mexican laborer, in 1591, ten years after the Aztec Empire was crushed by the colonial armies of Spain. 583 more words