Tag Archives: St. Augustine

The eyes of faith

If you don’t believe that God is real, if you don’t believe that God can be an intimate part of your life, then you can’t possibly see that He is. You take all of the signs and explain them in … Continue reading

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Who is God’s favorite?

  As one of four children, I remember incessantly asking my mother which one of us was her favorite. None of us were satisfied with her answer of loving each of us the best, and loving each of us differently. … Continue reading

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Music Monday: From the Inside Out

“Everlasting, Your light will shine when all else fades.” So many parts of this song speak to me, but this line stands out a bit more brightly for me today. When everything else is gone, when everything has fallen away, … Continue reading

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Previews

The Second Station: Jesus Carries His Cross As Jesus comes to the end of His life, there are many times that the Gospel writers refer to Scripture being fulfilled. While these verses may not be familiar to us, they were familiar … Continue reading

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Believe in Yourself

“If you believe what you like in the Gospel, and reject what you don’t like, it is not the Gospel you believe, but yourself.” St. Augustine As a music therapist, I know that we put ourselves into the music we hear, the art … Continue reading

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Doing Good

  “Since you cannot do good to all, you are to pay special attention to those who, by the accidents of time, or place, or circumstances, are brought into closer connection with you.” -Saint Augustine It is so easy to … Continue reading

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How are we supposed to pray always?

We are told to pray unceasingly. (1Thess 5:16) Now, if you’re like me or anyone else, that concept is a little hard to imagine. I mean, at some point we have to go to work, put dinner on the table … Continue reading

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