Category Archives: Joseph

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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Thought of the Day

Curs’d juxtaposition. How dare I be forced to think about what I had set aside in a neat little mental package?

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cry

I’m going to be crying myself to sleep tonight.  I’m okay with it since (a) I’m choosing to rather than being overwhelmed and (b) its about Joseph.  I’m spending time thinking about what could have been. It was wrong of … Continue reading

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Did you know that I get caught off guard each time someone asks if I have a brother or not. I don’t really know what to say. Some people know about you, but most don’t. I wish I could see … Continue reading

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St. Joseph

Glorious Saint Joseph, you are the pattern of all who work. Obtain for me, please, the grace to work conscientiously and to put devotion to duty before my selfish inclinations. Help me to labor in thankfulness and joy, for it … Continue reading

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