Category Archives: reverence

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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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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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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