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The Change That Changes Everything – A Reflection for Easter

By Sister Elizabeth Langmead, MHSH President We live in a world and in a time of rapid change.  All avenues of social media keep us aware moment by moment of how quickly things change all around the world.  Closer to … Continue reading

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A Reflection for Christmas 2016

By Sister Elizabeth Langmead, MHSH President Readings: Isaiah 52:7-10; Psalm 98:1, 2-3, 3-4, 5-6 ; Hebrews 1:1-6; John 1:1-18 God comes among us in total helplessness, dependency and all the ends of the earth will behold the salvation of our … Continue reading

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A Reflection for the First Sunday in Advent

By Marilyn Dunphy, MHSH Reading I: Isaiah 2:1-5 Responsorial Psalm: 122: 1-2, 3-4, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9 Reading II: Romans 13:11-14 Gospel: Matthew 24:37-44  The readings for this first Sunday in Advent present us with a number of contrasts.  In the … Continue reading

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Day 3: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Day 3, The Witness of Fellowship Scripture Jeremiah 31:10-13, They shall come and sing aloud on the height of Zion. Psalm 122, Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: May they prosper who love you. 1 John 4:16b-21, Those who say, … Continue reading

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Christmas Blessings!

A Reflection for Christmas by Sister Loretta Cornell, MHSH President The Shepherds said to one another, “Let us go then to Bethlehem to see this thing that has taken place, which the Lord has made known to us.” So they … 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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DAY SIX: WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY

Day 6, Together… we seek to be in agreement (1 Corinthians 1:10) Judges 4:1-9, If you go with me, I will go. Psalm 34:1-14, Seek peace, and pursue it. 1 Corinthians 1:10-15, Be united in the same mind and the … Continue reading

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