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Hosanna to the Slave-King

  The most significant question we face in life is mentioned in the Gospel at the start of this Mass: “When he entered Jerusalem the whole city was shaken and asked, ‘Who is this?‘” Who is Jesus Christ and who are … Continue reading

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The Fruit of Obedience = Fruit of Life

  Thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you.  I am tremendously grateful to all of you, my family – the parishioners of Holy Infant.  Thank you for welcoming me, for sharing your lives and your faith and your food … Continue reading

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If Orginal Sin Brought Death, How did Dinosaurs Go Extinct?

This fascinating question is considered by Jimmy Akin in his blog today.  I highly recommend you check it out: http://www.jimmyakin.org/2011/03/dino-deaths-original-sin.html Clue: it deals with the tree of life!

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Homily for the Eighth Sunday in OT

In his classic novel, Screwtape Letters, C.S. Lewis depicts Screwtape, a master devil writing a series of notes to an apprentice.  Here’s a frightening bit about how the devil tries to keep us busy fretting.  Screwtape writes:  MY DEAR WORMWOOD, … Continue reading

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Pray for the Christians in Laos

CatholicCulture.org is reporting the following:  Over five dozen Christians have been driven from their village at gunpoint and face starvation, according to Christian Solidarity Worldwide. The agency reports that a local government official says that he refuses to permit Christianity … Continue reading

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Great Video for This Week’s Gospel

Matthew 5:20-22a, 27-78, 33-34a, 37(short version) Jesus said to his disciples: “I tell you, unless your righteousness surpasses that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven. “You have heard that it was said to … Continue reading

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The Holy Hour — The What and Why

So Mark Shea, a Catholic blogger, has written an outstanding article on a method of praying known commonly as the ‘holy hour’. This article is guaranteed to have something in it about prayer that you don’t already know…If I’m wrong, … Continue reading

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