Monthly Archives: September, 2012

Greatest Fathers of All Time

Once upon a time I lied in his arms, sat on his lap, held his hand, followed him wherever he went if I could get away with it (hooking my ring forefinger on the back belt loop of his trousers). Even until I was in my early 20s I would wake up in the mornings …

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Her Name is So Sweet

  A name so sweet, so loveable, so mighty. ~ Luke 6-18 Today is the Feast of the Holy Name of Mary, she who is full of God’s grace and yet lived a life full of pain, full of sorrow. And yet, it is because of such that she was the one person who truly …

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A Birthday Song

Today we celebrate the birthday of Our Holy Mother, the Blessed Virgin Mary. Weather permitting, my kids and I will go hear Mass later today in her honour (We will only walk as I still have yet to get a restricted driver’s licence, never having driven before we migrated to New Zealand and my husband …

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Good Morning, Good Morning to You!

[I]t seemed to me that the person of the Father drew me to Himself and spoke these pleasant words. I gave you my Son, and the Holy Spirit, and this Blessed Virgin. What can you give to me? ~ Spiritual Testimonies in St. Teresa of Avila Collected Works Vol I (ICS Publications: 1987) One way  I respond to God is …

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