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THESE HOLY DAYS

A Reflection by Sr. Clare Walsh, MHSH Pange Lingua, the smell of incense, The Stabat Mater, ” Were you there…?”, crucifixes draped in purple cloth…. just a few of the sights and sounds of a Holy Week long embedded in … Continue reading

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Day 5: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Day 5, The Fellowship of the Apostles Scripture Isaiah 56:6-8, For my house shall be called a house of prayer for all peoples. Psalm 24, Who shall ascend the hill of the LORD? Acts 2:37-42, They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and fellowship, … Continue reading

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The Gift of an Understanding Heart

A Reflection by Sister Natalie DeLuca, MHSH In last Sunday’s second reading—1 Cor. 3:16-23—Paul seems to demand an answer from his listeners: “Do you not know that you are the temple of God and that the Spirit of God dwells … Continue reading

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A Reflection for the Second Week of Advent

By Judy Allison, Mission Helpers Sisters in Spirit Advent Emptiness and Longing… Last Christmas there was a TV ad that began with the camera focused in on a woman’s face–“I don’t know, I just feel like something is missing, like … Continue reading

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Come Follow Me—Answering the Repeated Invitation

By Sister Joanne Frey, MHSH If it seemed to us that Peter and the other future apostles answered quite spontaneously Jesus’ call to follow him, or that surely they did it without questioning or reflection, John tell us in Chapter … Continue reading

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity: Day 8 (Final) Prayer and Reflection

Day 8: United in the Reign of Christ. Scripture I Chronicles 29:10-13, It is in your hand to make great and to give strength to all. Psalm 21:1-7, You set a crown of fine gold on his head. Revelations 3:19b-22, … Continue reading

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