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The Feast Day of St. Monica - The Homily

The idea of a patron saint is as old as the Church and, as is the case with so many aspects of Catholicism, it comes to us from the Romans. 732 more words

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Family and Youth Vision II- A Spiritual Reflection

Jason Craig is the Executive Director of Fraternus, which trains and equips men to mentor the boys into virtuous, Catholic men. His comments on “youth ministry… 1,101 more words

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Vision and Mission - A Spiritual Reflection

Last year I gathered a group of parishioners to help me provide some direction for the Parish of St. Monica. We examined the recent parish history. 663 more words

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Jesus, You Take Over (Part 2) - A Spiritual Reflection

Jesus, You take over!

A prayer of the Servant of God, Fr. Dolindo Ruotolo

Last week I introduced you to Father (“Don”) Dolindo Ruotolo. “Don Dolindo” was a prolific writer and spiritual guide. 771 more words

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Jesus, You Take Over (Part 1) - A Spiritual Reflection

Jesus, You take over!

A prayer of the Servant of God, Fr. Dolindo Ruotolo

Father Dolindo Ruotolo was born in Naples, Italy in 1882. Ordained at age of 23, he dedicated every moment of his long life to prayer and penance at the service of the thousands of faithful who asked for his spiritual direction and turned to him for help and comfort. 842 more words

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Mission Trips - Reflections From Our Young People

Recently a number of our young people and some parents returned from a 5-day “mission trip” to Nuevo Durango, Mexico. Their experiences and insights are quite inspiring but I shall let them speak for themselves. 672 more words

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Dressing At Mass - A Spiritual Reflection

A number of people have sought me out to comment on the way “people dress for Mass.” I have told them that, in my opinion – for the most part – the people at St. 967 more words

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