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Questioning Our Clutter

We had no clue what we were getting into.

We only knew that a woman needed help moving from her rental home, which had been damaged by fire eight weeks earlier. 284 more words

Sharing Faith

Religion is Redundant in our Secular Society

… said no RE teacher ever.

In this post I will be discussing the so-called “right to withdraw” children from Religious Education, in schools. I know there are some RE teachers on both sides of the debate, but my views on this one are fairly strong. 1,527 more words


Memorial Day and Blessings

Today we Blue Knights went to church and prayed for fallen soldiers who gave their lives for us to worship freely in America. We also asked Deacon Kevin to bless our shields as we begin our next year as Knights, learning the trials of missionary life on Tuesday. 80 more words


Joseph and Mary

Blue Knight at St Thomas Aquinas recently completed their last lesson before the step up ceremony, it discussed our Generals in our fight against the challenges of this world: Joseph and Mary. 193 more words


Encountering the Joy of the Gospel: Three Ingredients for the New Evangelization

Chicago native, Joe Paprocki, National Consultant for Faith Formation at Loyola Press, was the first speaker my husband and I listened to when we arrived at the Buffalo Convention Center Monday afternoon.   819 more words

Hills End by Ivan Southall

A remote hamlet in the Australian bush. A boy lies, telling people that be has seen cave—paintings. Whilst the rest of the hamlet’s folk go on an annual outing, the boy and his friends have to accompany the schoolmistress to the caves to see the painting — which didn’t exist as he’d told a lie. 402 more words

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Charley [aka The Girl Who Ran Away] – Joan G. Robinson

A girl is sent to her aunt’s for holiday – she in given part of her aunt’s letter with the address on – but reads, below it the words ‘I don’t want her’ –so shed spends a week on her own in the woods as a runaway. 191 more words

Religious Education