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The Sign of the Cross, is it Biblical?

It is one of the great tradition of the Catholic Church, but why is it that this great tradition is being mocked and laughed at by other churches, even by the current media?  2,126 more words

EASILY AMUSED

A reader asked me about this rather unusual image, which we might call the “Rejoicing Demons” type for convenience:

It is an Old Believer image, as we can tell from the kind of… 564 more words

COUNTING PRAYERS

THE ROSARY

A strange title: Counting Prayers? What counting prayers mean and why should we count our prayers? An excellent question I asked myself when I initially began this post? 1,805 more words

Education

Good Morning April 17

Martin Luther encouraged people to be regular in their daily devotions, and gave some instruction about a pattern they might use. He said that one should begin by making the sign of the cross over themselves. 136 more words

Good Morning

Crossing Burden

Maybe within a brass key.

Or, a handed down skeleton.

Or, a locket.

Or, a gifted rosary.

Sliced Americana dimmed in privacy.

Hoarder’s paradise brimming over with pride. 47 more words

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Ashes of Lent

ASHES OF LENT

By Gina Marinello-Sweeney

Word Count: 200

Rating: G

Summary: A poem of Lent

My eyes were fixed intently

Upon the Crucifix before me, 188 more words

Poetry/Vignette