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I am now a living cliché

I’ve mentioned before that I sold my soul to the on-campus food service company. It was kind of a last-resort deal, with the benefits being that I made money and…that was kind of it. 497 more words

Job

The Anointing Oil

Read Scripture from Mark 14:3-9

And being in Bethany at the house of Simon the leper, as He sat at the table, a woman (Mary) came having an alabaster flask of very costly oil of spikenard. 361 more words

Obama Budget Proposal: Cuts To Target Working Poor, Middle Class


Less than two months after signing tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans into law, President Barack Obama proposed a spending plan to Congress that cuts funding to programs that assist the working poor, help the needy heat their homes..

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Homeless

How activists against racism may be reinforcing it deeper into our culture.

I watched a video the other day of a passionate young adult working to prove that racism is a very real problem that must be dealt with.  1,145 more words

Want to Donate This Lent (or Ever) but Don't Know How or Where? Enter: MISSIO

As Catholics, we are called to give alms, especially during Lent. Some people don’t have the time or ability to donate their time, services, or blood and would rather donate money to worthy causes. 500 more words

Good Works

What is Zakat?

Zakat, the giving of alms to the poor and needy, is one of the five pillars of Islam (the others are declaration of faith, prayer, fasting in Ramadan and Hajj). 517 more words

Wealth, Survival and everything in between

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Wealth: “An abundance of valuable possessions or money.”

This journey has neither brought me money nor ‘valuable possesions’ in the sense of precious stones, assets or sports car to show off😉 but it has opened my heart to different kinds of wealth. 1,088 more words

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