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Baby name consultant: Wee Lassie Heckaman

It’s March! In my house, March means Irish — Irish food, Irish music, Irish coffee in my green Claddagh mug (okay, maybe just the “coffee” part of “Irish coffee”), Irish green everywhere for the entire month — so what better way to kick it off than with an Irish-y Irish name dilemma? 1,628 more words

Catholic Baby Names


Children, it is I your Heavenly Mother, my dear little ones. Children place everything at the foot of the cross. Place your struggles and your fears. 104 more words


Day 43 - Eleventh Day of Lent

Read | Day 43 | Monday | March 02 | Mark 15 (source of readings here)

Reading | Pilate asks are you the King of the Jews – Jesus says you say so; Crowd calls for his crucified – Pilate hands Jesus over; Jesus is mocked – crucified – Eloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani?- Jesus dies – Joseph of Arimathea, a respected member of the council, who was also himself waiting expectantly for the kingdom of God, went boldly to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus; Pilate releases body; Jesus remains are laid into a tomb witnessed by Mary Magdalene and Mary the mother of Joses; tomb is sealed with a stone. 612 more words

Leviticus 26:1 (Iconoclasm)

Do not make idols or set up carved images, or sacred pillars, or sculptured stones in your land so you may worship them. I am the Lord your God. 546 more words

Daily Walk

Second Sunday of Lent: Sundays are Feast Days

We had the chance to visit with a good friend this week. He has a picture of Mary and Eve hanging on the wall of his office that makes me cry when I look at it; he will let Ellie chase him all around his library, and he won’t even tell her to be quiet; and he will shift the movable bookshelves a zillion times and push imaginary buttons on a cinderblock wall because a 2 year old told him to. 596 more words


Abide at His Feet

Luke 10:38-42
Now it came to pass, as they went, that he entered into a certain village: and a certain woman named Martha received him into her house. 1,971 more words

Be Ready