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Seeing Maria

 “…Little Maria was really my light, my protectress; with her help, I behaved well during the 27 years of prison and tried to live honestly when I was again accepted among the members of society.

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The New St. Thomas Institute—A Megaphone for the Dumb Ox

Ten years ago Taylor Marshall resigned from his ministry as an Episcopalian priest. He was a young married man with no idea what God wanted him to do next, except that his reading and prayer had brought him to the point where he knew he was being called to come into full communion with the Catholic Church. 649 more words


Belur Math Pilgrimage – 2015, Day - 3 Afternoon  

August 5, 2015

Lunch and Swami Vivekananda’s Ancestral house  

Skill of Driving, Rain and Lunch:

After visiting Sister Nivedita’s School we all walked to our buses.  2,333 more words


What Women Want

The Canterbury Sisters by Kim Wright was a fortuitous find on the audio bookshelf in our library. I often say books find us rather than the other way around and this book found me at just the right moment. 224 more words

Belur Math Pilgrimage – 2015, Day - 3 Morning – Part II

August 5, 2015

Sister Nivedita’s Home and Her School

Visit of Sister Nivedita’s House:              

After enjoying their visit to Udbodhan and the Udbodhan Karyalaya, Group 2 then walked to Sister Nivedita’s house. 6,098 more words


Discover Another Kanagawa: Join Me in Oyama, Oct. 31

This trip is now full; it booked up less than a week after registration opened. Let me know if you’d like to be on the waiting list in case of cancellations, and please consider joining our upcoming trips to Tanzawa (Sat-Sunday, Nov. 1,151 more words

Alice Gordenker

Belur Math Pilgrimage – 2015, Day - 3 Morning – Part I

August 5, 2015

Udbodhan (Mayer Bati) and Balaram Mandir


Our morning on August 5th began with an overcast sky; almost as if it was going to rain. 3,633 more words