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Lenten Reflection: Search Me, O God

Search me, O God, and know my heart; test me and know my thoughts.(Psalm 139:23 NRSV).

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Lenten Reflection: Approach the Throne of Grace

Since, then, we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus, the Son of God, let us hold fast to our confession.

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Daily Riches: No Outsiders, No "Others" (James Martin and Frederick Buechner)

“The movement of Jesus is always from the outside-in: welcoming, inviting, including. Jesus was always including people, bringing them in from the outside.  As James Alison has noted, for Jesus there was no “other.” All were welcome members of his community. 425 more words

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Lenten Meditation: My Help Comes from God

I lift up my eyes to the hills; from where is my help to come?  My help comes from the LORD, the maker of heaven and earth.

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Examination of Conscience for Lent

From New Liturgical Movement comes a solid examination of conscience to use for your next confession.



New Examination of Conscience for Lent
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Lenten Reflection: Be Still

Be still, then, and know that I am God… (Psalm 46:11a).

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Lenten Reflection: God's Treasured Possession

Moses convened all Israel, and said to them: You are a people holy to the LORD your God; the LORD your God has chosen you out of all the peoples on earth to be his people, his treasured possession.

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