Monthly Archives: March 2013

Easter Sunday: The Encounter With Beauty

“. . . Mary stood weeping outside the tomb and as she wept she stooped to look into the tomb; and she saw two angels in white sitting where the body of Jesus had lain, one at the head and … Continue reading

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Good Friday: The Encounter With Love

“For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.” John 3:16 ” . . . God did not reveal his love in a classroom but … Continue reading

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Habemus Papem! The Strength of the Church Made Visible

In the weeks since Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI announced his resignation I’ve heard that the Church is in the midst of an identity crisis and that the new Holy Father would need to work hard to bring the Church up … Continue reading

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