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The Church Fathers for Lent Vol 5 - Free Catholic Audiobook

The fifth  volume of the Church Fathers for lent, for the fifth week of lent.  We need the guidance of the Holy Fathers of the Church more so than ever today, they were confronted with battling an immoral pagan world and Christians heavily influenced by Pagan ways and became Saints and spread the Kingdom of Heaven. 102 more words

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Lenten Meditation: Sin

by Sam Mitchell

The word “sin” comes from archery, when an arrow “misses the mark“.

Bishop Curry once asked, “what’s the opposite of love?” His answer: “self-centeredness.” Sometimes we find that we have placed self first, thus  separating ourselves from God and others. 278 more words

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Auburn System

This is a “penal method of the 19th century in which persons worked during the day and were kept in solitary confinement at night, with enforced silence at all times ( 677 more words

The Church Fathers for Lent Vol 4 - Free Catholic Audiobook

The fourth volume of the Church Fathers for lent, for the fourth week of lent.  We need the guidance of the Holy Fathers of the Church more so than ever today, they were confronted with battling an immoral pagan world and Christians heavily influenced by Pagan ways and became Saints and spread the Kingdom of Heaven. 112 more words

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by Fletcher Lowe

“Jesus is in the legislature. If he were not there I would not be either.”

Rep. Byron Rushing, Member of the Massachusetts State Legislature…

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Psalm 51, 22 March 2015

Completely side-stepping the set Psalm 107 last week (yes, and St Patrick’s Day too although I did have a Celtic style song up my sleeve), we leapt forward to preview that well-used… 412 more words

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Marinduque - Home of the Moriones Festival...world-renown Holy Week Festival of the Philippines

Marinduque – home of the Moriones Festival
…world-renown Holy Week Festival of the Philippines
By Apolinario Villalobos

Marinduque used to be a Malayan settlement in southern Luzon and in 1590 was made a sub-corregimiento of Mindoro. 945 more words

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