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Abi Eckstine
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Peace of Soul
Right now I'm reading a book by Archbishop Fulton J Sheen called, "Peace of Soul".  I'm only on page 69 and I'm already astonished by the depth and beauty of this book.   The chapter title that I've gone through so far are:  Frustration, The Philosophy of A...

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Lauds Reading & Responsory
Isaiah 1: 16-18 Wash yourselves clean! Put away your misdeeds from before my eyes; cease doing evil; learn to do good. Make justice your aim; redress the wronged, hear the orphan's plea, defend the widow. Come now, let us set things right, says the Lord: Th...

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The L Word part 1
What does it mean to be in love with God? What is love?  When I said at the beginning of Lent that I wanted to fall in love again, did I realize the statement I was making?  These are questions I have been musing over for a couple of days. I think I'll take...

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Lauds Reading for March 13
1st Kings 8:51-53a We are your people and your inheritance. Thus may your eyes be open to the petition of your servant and to the petition of your people Israel. Hear us whenever we call upon you, because you have set us apart among all the peoples of the e...

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Lauds Reading for March 13
(1 Kings 8:51-53)  Lord, we are your people and your heritage. Be always watchful for the entreaty of your servant and of your people Israel, and listen to us whenever we call to you. For it was you who set us apart from all the peoples of the earth to be y...

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The Real Meaning of Lent
I think I am a like to almost all Catholics kids when it comes to Lent.  Growing up I practically hated Lent. I mean, what's fun about having to stop eating chocolate for 40 days? Or not getting to watch movies during the week? Growing up I missed the point...

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This Lent I'm Falling in LOVE Again
Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.   These commandments that I give you today are to be on your hearts.   Impress them on your children. Talk about...

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Monday Week III Psalm Prayer
Lord, you have renewed the face of the earth. Your Church throughout the world sings you a new song, announcing your wonders to all. Through a virgin, you have brought forth a new birth in our world; through your miracles, a new power; through your sufferin...

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Intercessions from the Liturgy of the Hours
Let us adore Christ who offered himself to the Father through the Holy Spirit to cleanse us from the works of death. Let us adore him and call upon him with sincere hearts. In your will is our peace, Lord.  From your generosity we have received the beginnin...

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Newsletter
Dear Friends and Family, The past months have been busy and blessed. January found me
moving to Mexico. I started the month by helping to lead a short term trip in
Mexico. We helped build roofs, visited the homebound and sick and worshiped
together. It real...
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