Category Archives: devotions

Chapel Veils

I have “friended” various pages on Facebook that offer chapel veils. Most of these sell for 30$/ea prior to shipping. I decided to hop over to JoAnn’s for lace anf notions. I purchased 3 colors: plum, red, blue with silver, … Continue reading

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Oh, St. Joseph!

Do you have an absolute favorite saint? Perhaps you pray to him/her, wear their medal & frequently ask help. And there’s the other saint who surprises you. Seemingly out of nowhere. My favorites are Ss. Anthony, Benedict & Michael I … Continue reading

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Apartment Advent

I wrapped all the gifts. Put up the lights & opened my nativity set for the first time. But the cats are meowing and mice stirring.

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Let prayer be very short

When we wish to suggest our wants to persons of high station,  we do not presume to do so  except with humility and reverence.  How much the more, then,  are complete humility and pure devotion necessary  in supplication of the … Continue reading

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spirituality ii

Don’t recall exactly where I left off yesterday, guess that is what happens when I type at 12am.  I’ve only a half hour to type.  With Lie to Me, playing in the background, I probably won’t have much to say. … Continue reading

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