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Thanks Be To God!

When the perishable has been clothed with the imperishable, and the mortal with immortality, then the saying that is written will come true: “Death has been swallowed up in victory.” “Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting?” The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law.   But thanks…

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The Third Way

This beautiful 40 minute video by Blackstone Films is about homosexuality and the Catholic Church.  It features several interviews with people who live with same-sex attraction yet have experienced conversion and freedom through the Catholic Church.  It also features several well-known Catholic speakers who share the Catholic Church’s stance on homosexuality and how to go…

Detail of fresco, Saint Dominic Adoring the Crucifixion by Fra Angelico 1441-1442

Thankful Thursday, Holy Thursday

How beautiful it is to stand before the Crucifix, simply to be under the Lord’s gaze, so full of love. ~Pope Francis For many Christians, Holy Thursday marks the beginning of the Easter Triduum – the three days leading to Easter Sunday. These days are considered the most important days of our Christian faith in…

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Abide with Me

Abide with me: fast falls the eventide: The darkness deepens; Lord, with me abide: When other helpers fail, and comforts flee, Help of the helpless, O abide with me. Swift to its close ebbs out life’s little day; Earth’s joys grow dim, its glories pass away; Change and decay in all around I see; O…

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Lo! Now is Our Accepted Day

Lo! now is our accepted day, The time for purging sins away, The sins of thought, and deed, and word, That we have done against the Lord. For He the merciful and true Hath spared His people hitherto; Not willing that the soul should die, Though great its past iniquity. Then let us all with…