Friday, 16 March 2012 00:00
You’ve probably heard the joke about the person who refuses to leave his home while floodwaters rise, refusing attempts at rescue because, as he tells each would be rescuer that comes by boat, and helicopter, “God will save me.”
Friday, 09 March 2012 00:00
A charming little book called “The 11th Commandment” lists your children’s suggested contributions to the original ten. They offer such wisdom as “Thou shalt be friends with everyone,” “no grabbing,” and “don’t choke other people.” Words to live by!
Friday, 24 February 2012 00:00
In many Native American cultures, young adults participate in what is called a Vision Quest. When they are ready, youth go on a personal, spiritual quest alone in the wilderness, to become attuned with the spirit world and to discover their direction in life.
Prayer of the MonthPapal intentions for November: That priests who experience difficulties may find comfort in their suffering, support in their doubts, and confirmation in their fidelity. That as fruit of the continental mission, Latin American Churches may send missionaries to other Churches.
Papal intentions for December: That children who are victims of abandonment or violence may find the love and protection they need. That Christians, enlightened by the Word incarnate, may prepare humanity for the Savior's coming.