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Miracles of Mercy: Retreat Guide on the Healing Touch of Jesus

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When was the last time you reflected deeply, even meditated, on one of Jesus’ miracles? Father John Bartunek introduces his latest retreat guide today. Find out about the miracles of mercy!

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Obstacles or Opportunities? When Life Throws Curves, Drink from the “Cup”

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Life of Christ (Week 20 of 27) Looking beyond all secondary causes, such as Pilate and Annas, the Romans and the Jews, Our Lord saw not enemies to be defeated by a sword, but a cup offered by His Father. Love was the motive and spring of His Sacrifice… — Life of Christ, Chapter 42, […]

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On the Queenship of Mary

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Why do we commemorate the Queenship of Mary today? Liz Estler reflects on this tribute to Our Lady, Queen of Heaven and Earth.

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Can you aid the faithful poor and those without discretionary funds in their
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