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Our Universal Recipient: The Blood Type of Jesus

18 May

“He has declared the cup, a part of creation, to be His own Blood, from which He causes our blood to flow.”
~ St. Irenaeus

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In Catholic Hospital Chapels, the Divine Physician Awaits

10 May

“Many hospitals have a chapel,
but only Catholic hospitals have a chapel with a Presence.”
~ Bishop Robert F. Vasa

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Of Bridgebuilding, Barriers, and Fatherhood

14 Apr

“In the breaking of bridges is the end of the world.”
~ G.K. Chesterton

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An Easter Quo Vadis: St. Hugh of Grenoble

5 Apr

“He closed his penitential course on the 1st of April, in 1132…. Miracles attested the sanctity of his happy death.”
~ Rev. Alban Butler

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Of Mick Jagger, a Weeping Icon, and Getting What We Need

24 Mar

“Every moment we live through is like an ambassador who declares the will of God.”
~ Jean-Pierre de Caussade

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Snow White, Seven Monks, and a Fanciful Lesson in Humility

4 Mar

“It is these trivialities, as we consider them, which would do marvels for us if only we did not despise them.”
~ Jean-Pierre de Caussade

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Keeping the Showman Great: Of P.T. Barnum, Vows, and Fatherhood

9 Feb


“The father-son paradigm is ageless….
This is truly the key for interpreting reality.”
~ Pope St. John Paul II

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