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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity: Day 2

Day 2, Tired of the journey, Jesus sat down facing the well (John 4:6) SCRIPTURE: Genesis 29:1-14, Jacob and Rachel at the well Psalms 137, How can we sing the Lord’s song in a foreign land? 1 Corinthians 1:10-18, Each one … Continue reading

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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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DAY SEVEN: WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY

Day 7, Together… we belong to Christ (1 Corinthians 1:12-13) Isaiah 19:19-25, God will send them a savior. Psalm 139:1-12, Where can I go from your spirit? 1 Corinthians 12:12-26, If one member suffers…If one member is honored… Mark 9:38-41, … Continue reading

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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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BOOK: THEY COME BACK SINGING

By GARY SMITH, SJ LOYOLA PRESS, 2008 Book Review by Marilyn Dunphy In the 1990s Gary Smith found himself contemplating yet another turn in his life.  Smith, a Jesuit priest ministering to prison inmates and homeless people in Portland, Oregon, … Continue reading

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