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Amoris Laetitia

I have started to read it, about a chapter per day. The way my brain works is I analyze each sentence within itself, and within the paragraph. Reading this is probably bad for my health. Chapter 1 didn’t have much … Continue reading

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ASH #9: A bet with God

God, a deity, who is supposed to be bigger, badder and better than me, or you. I suppose because I’ve never seen him. Although I have a tome of 73 books that I read at breakfast & dinner that tells … Continue reading

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Revisiting my Illustrious Religious Past

Saturday a girl friend told me about the Bible Study session that she had been asked to teach: a review of the major world religions, and cults. She wanted my input on the cults, and having spent this entire day … Continue reading

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Are you going …

This is a reflection I wrote earlier this month for a Confirmation 2 retreat.—————————————————————————– I will stand at my guard post,And station myself upon the rampart,And keep watch to see what He will say to me,And what answer He will … Continue reading

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Names

What is in a name? Perhaps a reputation? Names are not just what are given to us by our parents to distinguish us from one kid or another. Our names have a way of being tarnished or gleaming with our … Continue reading

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