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Notre Dame Catholic Church, Southbridge, MA

Two Figures Depicting Saint Peter (Carrying Two Large Keys and a Book) and Saint Paul (Gripping a Sword) Found on the Big Bronze Doors of Notre Dame Catholic Church in Southbridge, MA

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Carissimi: Today's Mass; Transfiguration of Our Lord

The Transfiguration of Our Lord; Comm. of Pope Saint Sixtus, Saints Felicissimus and Agapitus, Martyrs : Missa “Illuxérunt coruscatiónes

The feast of the Transfiguration of Christ celebrates the revelation of Christ’s divine glory on Mount Tabor in Galilee (Matthew 17:1-6; Mark 9:1-8; Luke 9:28-36). 1,313 more words


Another Cold Call

Gillian picked up the phone wondering who on earth could be calling her at this time of night.

“Hello. Mrs. Peterson? Mrs. Gillian Peterson?”

Before Gillian could answer the voice continued. 356 more words

Flash Fiction

Heaven on Earth

Many years ago, I heard a story about someone passing and  was at the pearly gates.  Saint Peter told him he had received the right to go to heaven and took him by the hand to this wonderful place where there were long tables filled with luscious food and drink, beautiful music and long, gold eating utensils where everyone was feeding each other. 125 more words

The Jesus Question

Why did you choose to come on the ACTS Retreat? Were you looking for the answer to “The Jesus Question” – “Who do you say that I am?” As Matthew Kelly shares in Chapter Four of… 555 more words


The first feast of St. Mary Magdalene - what it does and does not mean

It’s odd. Pope Francis recently promoted today’s celebration of Saint Mary Magdalene from a memorial to a feast, the same category as the celebrations of most of the Apostles, and almost all I read can be summarised as “Mary Magdalene is now finally an Apostle, so we will soon have women priests”. 322 more words

Jesus Christ


​“It is not right that we should give up preaching the word of God to serve tables.” (Acts 6:2)

But I served a few tables and the word of God was preached. 67 more words