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Day 8: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Day 8, Hearts Burning for Unity Scripture Isaiah 52:7-9, How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of the messenger who announces peace, who brings good news. Psalm 30, You have turned my mourning into dancing. Colossians 1:27-29, How great among the Gentiles are … Continue reading

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Day 4: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Day 4, A Priestly People Called to Proclaim the Gospel Scripture Genesis 17:1-8, Your name shall be Abraham, for I have made you the ancestor of a multitude of nations. Psalm 145:8-12, The LORD is gracious and merciful, slow to anger and abounding … Continue reading

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We Can All Be Healers

A Reflection by Sister Rita Lynch, MHSH The Gospel for the Fifth Sunday in Lent (John 11:1-45) involves many people besides Lazarus and Jesus. The family of Lazarus sends for Jesus and are saddened that He didn’t arrive in time; … Continue reading

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PLUNGING IN

A Reflection by Sister Carol Clare Czyzewski,  FSSJ Plunge in!  Plunge into the new year!  Better still, plunge into the newness that is yours through Christ the Lord. Mindful that Jesus’ baptism is celebrated on January 12, you may want … Continue reading

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Experiencing Death – A Reflection for the Fifth Sunday of Lent

By Sister Agnesine Seluzicki, MHSH     On this Fifth Sunday of Lent, you are invited to join with the adults who are preparing for baptism to reflect deeply on the call to faith that God extends to all of us.  … Continue reading

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Prepare We the Way of the Lord

By Sister Teresa Mary Dolan, MHSH  Zep 3:14-18 Is 12:2-6 Lk 3:10-18 John the Baptist seems to focus my attention at mid-Advent celebrations with the stark reminder to clear the path for the coming of the Promised One – the … 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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