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One Lonely Rainbow

Well, your friends know what’s right, and your friends know what’s wrong

and your friends all know sometimes it’s hard to choose

I stood in front of my high school Seminary class, my knees involuntarily knocking together as I sang. 1,246 more words

Women, Given to Men 'For a Holy Purpose...'

Women, Given to Men ‘For a Holy Purpose…’

I am woman, Hear me roar…. Let me make a baby!

They say a well behaved woman rarely makes history. 1,335 more words

Prayer for His Priest

In honor of the ordination day and the anniversaries of a handful of closest friends…

Today, Lord

Take his head, Lord

in your Sacred Hands, 329 more words


Leviticus 8: Consecration

The audience assembled,
Before Jehovah’s tent.
The parliament of Israel,
On consecration bent.
To watch the sacred washing,
Of Aaron and his sons,
They clothed in holy robing, 112 more words


The curious case of my ordination day appendix

On the morning of my ordination – October 2, 1988 – I woke up feeling the worse for wear. I had been out the night before, on what you could label a kind of clerical equivalent of a stag night, and I had a couple of drinks, so I concluded that what I had was a hangover. 814 more words

From Physics to Priesthood

There is no such thing as a typical priest!  God calls all kinds of people from all kinds of backgrounds – here is the story of one calling – from science to service. 412 more words

Diocese Of Salisbury

Pro-soccer player turned priest reunites with fans in Chile

Santiago, Chile, May 17, 2016 / 06:04 am (CNA).- With a Mass celebrated in the chapel where he used to pray, former soccer star Chase Hilgenbrinck was reunited recently with the faithful, friends and fans – not as a soccer star, but as a priest. 484 more words