Monthly Archives: May 2014

GREAT SOULS – A reflection on the death of Maya Angelou

By The Rev. F. M. “Buddy” Stallings, Rector, St. Bartholomew’s Church in New York City* Maya Angelou died this week. Over the years, I have read her work and heard her rich, sonorous voice at various events, never once failing to … Continue reading

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“The earth will bloom with abundant flowers and rejoice with joyful song!” –Isaiah 35:2

A Reflection by Sister Mariel Rafferty, MHSH A cactus plant! A single flower…its first! A dry desert can bloom, Its flower a sign… …of promise …of hope …of resurrection …of new life! As the spring rains of the month of … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Day Reflection

By Sisters and Friends of the Mission Helpers of the Sacred Heart I could always pick my mom out in a crowd of moms.  She was the one with the prettiest hair—all white. My mother had 11 children and she … Continue reading

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“The earth will bloom with abundant flowers and rejoice with joyful song!” –Isaiah 35:2

A Reflection by Sister Mariel Rafferty, MHSH A cactus plant! A single flower…its first! A dry desert can bloom, Its flower a sign… …of promise …of hope …of resurrection …of new life! As the spring rains of the month of … Continue reading

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