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Gifts vs. Calling

  “Your gift will open doors for you, but your calling will help you open doors for others.” Rev. Tejado Hanchell We are given so many gifts. It can take us a while to discover what they are, and even … Continue reading

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Show me a sign

After Thomas demands to see Jesus’ wounds in order to believe, the next sentence starts a week later as the disciples were gathered together. When the doors were still locked. So, all these people who saw Jesus, had Him breathe … Continue reading

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Locked away

  This weekend, we read the Gospel with the story of Doubting Thomas. Now, the Catholic Church rotates the Sunday readings on a three-year cycle. Even some of the Holy Week readings vary, based on the year. However, on the Sunday … Continue reading

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Taking Credit

  “Thy will be done.” We pray this all the time, yet we rarely mean it. What we really mean is, “May Your will be the same as mine” don’t we? It is just so tempting to take our plans … Continue reading

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My God

I have a friend who has stage 4 cancer. It’s a tough diagnosis, but her experience with it has been little short of miraculous. Time and again, there has been news that you really don’t want to hear. Then, time and … Continue reading

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Open the Doors

I’ve heard recently that Pope Francis declared the next year to be a Year of Mercy in the church. One report skeptically said that major sins would be forgiven in this year, implying that come the end of the year, … Continue reading

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