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St Bernard of Clairvaux. COMMUNIO - August 20, 2016 ... light of the world. A city set on a mountain cannot be hidden. Nor do they light a lamp and then put it under a bushel basket; it is set on a lampstand, where it gives light to all in the house. Just so, your light must shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your heavenly Father. The historians tell us that Bernard, at 22, together with his four brothers, and 25 friends, joined the relatively new abbey of Citeaux; we also know that his father and another brother ...http://communio.stblogs.org/index.php/2016/08/st-bernard-of-clairvaux/
The Miniature Elephant and the Second Collection (14-49) GOD IS AT WORK IN YOU! - August 10, 2016 LOVING TO THE POINT OF GIVING YOUR LIFE: Guess Who and what the little Elephant represents. Just guess. Then guess what happens during Eucharistic Adoration and then during Holy Mass at two separate locations predetermined by an Almighty King. YOU WILL NEVER GUESS. An elephant, treason, poison, a second collection, an incredible Offertory, that Consecration, a Divine Carpenter King, another petition, the ransom, our Remedy, lavish love, and the surprise up ...http://godisatworkinyou.blogspot.com/2016/08/the-miniature-elephant-and-second.html
Newspaper Column, Christian Spirituality VII: How Blessed Are Those Who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousnes PONDER THESE THINGS IN YOUR HEART - August 5, 2016 ... for us to really understand what it is to hunger and thirst for something and it follows that, as a people, we are seldom truly satisfied. Isn't this strange? I think back to when I was young. I would help friends bale hay. Oh, those hot July and August days! The dust of the hay bales in the air. The inside of my mouth would be so dry that it was almost hard to speak. And of course, the work was hard. The body was sweating. My shirt was wet. Oh how wonderful that lemonade ...http://ponderintheheart.blogspot.com/2016/08/newspaper-column-christian-spirituality.html
PM: Introit Mondays--18th. Sunday of Ordinary Time A WING AND A PRAYER - July 26, 2016 There are two choices; the first is for Cycle A. All you who are thirsty, come to the waters, says the Lord, and you who have no money, come, drink in gladness. V. Attend, O my people, to my law; incline your ears to the words of my mouth. Cf. Isaiah 55:1; V. Ps. 55 God gives freely His grace. Along with life-giving water, ...http://awingandaprayer.blogspot.com/2016/07/pm-introit-mondays-18th-sunday-of.html
A Skit for MA TOPS 9463 THE ONE TRUE FAITH - July 13, 2016 ... smell? LL: What's going on? Who are you? Death: Death. LL: Who? Death: Death. Listen—can I sit down? The smell of that buttered popcorn is sickening. You have way too much butter on it. LL: Who are you? Death: Death. May I have a glass of water? LL: Death? What do you mean, Death? Death: What is wrong with ...http://theonetruefaith-faith.blogspot.com/2016/07/a-skit-for-ma-tops-9463.html
Sermon on the Feast of the Sacred Heart RORATE CÆLI - June 6, 2016 The following sermon was delivered by a traditional cleric. Vidi Aquam egredientem de Templo, a latere dextro I saw water coming from the right side of the Temple. These words can be found in the book of the prophet Ezekiel, in the Old Testament. At that time, the Temple of Jerusalem had been destroyed and the people of God reduced to captivity in Babylon. So God wanted to console His people, and to give them a message of hope through the mouth of His prophet. So Ezekiel ...http://rorate-caeli.blogspot.com/2016/06/sermon-on-feast-of-sacred-heart.html
Bringing What We Have A FRIAR'S LIFE - May 29, 2016 ... "I know, a happy meal includes a hamburger, fr ies, a regular coke, and a prize." Today, of course, we commemorate the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, often called simply Corpus Christi. This feast invites us to reflect on the tremendous gift of the Eucharist and what it means in our lives. We could view this in many ways – how the Sacrifice of the Cross is related to our celebration; what it means to say that Jesus is truly and fully present in this bread and wine ...http://afriarslife.blogspot.com/2016/05/bringing-what-we-have.html