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Is Jesus a Dirty Word??

It has been a while since I have posted anything on my blog. Life, children and general distractions took me away from what I love to do. But recently, in fact, this morning, I felt compelled to write this post. … Continue reading

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The Pied Piper of Christ, or So I think

Sometimes biting off Much more than I should Is something I do Just to avoid You It’s not what I’ve planned Or do knowingly I realize I’ve done it When You’re not close to me I’ll run a new show … Continue reading

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Today is Palm Sunday, What does it mean to You?

Today is Palm Sunday and I am on my way to church. I sing in the choir. ┬áThere are two reasons I sing in the choir. The first being that I love to sing and I love the church. The … Continue reading

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Cross In the Clouds, St. Rose of Lima Church, Newtown, CT

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Today is Ash Wednesday. For Roman Catholics, and I’m not sure who else, it’s a pretty important day. It begins the season of Lent. Lent lasts for 40 days and ends on Easter…

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Agony in the Garden, Lenten Reflection

There was an assignment at the retreat today to take a part of the Rosary and see how it is present in your life. I, obviously, wrote a poem. Agony in the Garden The tribulations I face Are but a … Continue reading

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Up on Mount Tabor, Walking the Walk

To Walk Away A Short Story based on Scripture By Kerri Phelan Sneaking out like a thief in the night. She’s leaving with only the clothes on her back and an airplane ticket knowing how this action, this decision, will … Continue reading

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Lenten Promise, Vow of Poverty or Living Simply

Any of you know who, have been reading my blog, that I am a pretty faithful Catholic. I never judge anyone who doesn’t believe what I believe nor will I ever condemn anyone for the like. Lately, I have been … Continue reading

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Why do people cringe when someone says Jesus outside of church?

I have a question which I pose to all of you and to myself. I have been thinking about this lately. It must be because of Lent. Did you ever notice that when you are out, or reading a blog … Continue reading

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Lenten Promises, Hard to Keep

Every day of Lent, I read the Magnificat Lenten Companion. It’s a great way to start your day. It isn’t long and boring and it’s easy to understand. I do this because I am human and as all humans, I … Continue reading

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Why Everyone should try Lent

No bible preaching here. Just a thought. As a catholic, we participate in lent which is 40 days before Easter Sunday. The reason for my title is that for me, Lent is a chance at renewal. I can wipe the … Continue reading

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