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Lent: Preparation for the Great Homecoming

An Ash Wednesday Reflection by Teresa Mary Dolan, MHSH  This reflection, originally posted for Ash Wednesday 2011, garnered much feedback and was a source of inspiration to many people.  We are re-posting it here in hopes that others will find in it … Continue reading

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SIGNS and WONDER-A Reflection for the First Sunday of Advent

By Sister Marilyn Dunphy, MHSH Readings: Jer. 33:14-16 Ps. 25:4-5, 8-9, 10, 14 Thes. 3:12-4:2 Lk.21:25-28, 34-36 “There will be signs in the sun, the moon, and the stars, and on earth nations will be in disarray, perplexed by the … Continue reading

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St. Valentine’s Day – What’s in a Name?

By Sister Kathleen M. Lehner, MHSH Who was St. Valentine?  When did he live?  Why do we honor him? The exact person we honor on February 14, St. Valentine, is hidden in the obscurities of the first three centuries of … Continue reading

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