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To Saint Joseph for a Peaceful Death

“Since we all must die, we should cherish a special devotion to St. Joseph, that he may obtain for us a happy death. All Christians regard Saint Joseph as the advocate of the dying who had honored him during their life, and they do so for three reasons: … 245 more words

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Saint Joseph for Mystics

“Joseph, Joseph,” the high priest said, “you’ve been chosen by lot to take the virgin of the Lord into your care and protection.”

-Infancy Gospel of James 7:7… 679 more words

Saint Joseph, Patron Saint of Families

We had more family time today.  Some aunts, uncles and cousins arrived and we enjoyed time together.  We also had a lobster feed.  So, for this Saintly Saturday, I’d like to talk about Saint Joseph, the Patron Saint of families (and many other things).  55 more words

Everyday Blessings

Stay-cation in Saint Joe

(Saint Joseph, Michigan) When you live in what our good friend Ed Hamilton calls Beauty Land, then you do not have to fly across the Atlantic or Pacific oceans to relax and see a beautiful land.   162 more words

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Saint Joseph a Powerful Prayer

O glorious Saint Joseph, faithful follower of Jesus Christ, to you do we raise our hearts and hands to implore your powerful intercession in obtaining from the benign Heart of Jesus all the helps and graces necessary for our spiritual and temporal welfare, particularly the grace of a happy death and special favors we now implore _____________. 70 more words

Reflection

Go to Joseph!

Thousands of years before Saint Joseph was born, the Book of Genesis recounts the story of the youngest son of Jacob  – also named Joseph – who was sold into slavery to Egypt by his jealous brothers. 209 more words

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Lou guesses Italian, I guess Bordeaux

I went over to Lou’s house a few weeks ago.  We each brown bagged a few wines for each other to guess.  We only skirted with brilliance, informally I would say we are closer in guessing vintages than the regions the wine came from.   508 more words

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