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Ten Pesos (English Translation)

A Filipino poem about the struggle of a young boy to earn money by selling sampaguita (a fragrant flower used as an offering to saints and Mother Mary)

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Why the Catholic Church is losing Latin America, and how it’s trying to get it back

“A religious revolution is underway in Latin America. Between 1900 and 1960, 90% of Latin Americans were Catholics. But in the last fifty years, that figure has slumped to 69%, according to… 58 more words

Scoop.it

Sunday reflection...know the Truth and be patient!

“Spirit and things of a spiritual nature do not work on your schedule.
You are in a process of spiritual unfolding.
You cannot watch the clock or the calendar. 30 more words

Philosophy

Balance

Happiness involves balance. It’s being content with what you have as well as striving for what you don’t have.

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Beauty

Teach Us To Pray

We have what may be the earliest form of what we call “The Lord’s Prayer” in our Gospel reading for today. Certainly it’s the shorter of the two versions of the Lord’s Prayer we have in the New Testament. 1,265 more words

Religion

Opt for Love

Let us strongly affirm
for one another,
that no matter the course
or power of the winds,
the time to opt for Love
is always the present,

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Life

God's language

The universe cannot be read until we have learned the language and become familiar with the characters in which it is written. It is written in mathematical language, and the letters are triangles, circles and other geometrical figures, without which means it is humanly impossible to comprehend a single word.

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