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Thomas Merton and Pornchai Moontri: A Prayer for the Year of Mercy A RAM IN THE THICKET - December 6, 2015 ... little English, Pornchai was deprived of a home, a family, and guidance at an age when most American children coped with little more than school and homework. His childhood on the streets was consumed with the bare necessities of mere survival. On a daily basis, for the second time in his life, Pornchai faced the challenges of finding food, shelter, and the means to survive alone in a foreign land. Six years later, at age 18, a fight and a flight took a life, and Pornchai was sent to prison. ...http://araminthethicket.blogspot.com/2015/12/thomas-merton-and-pornchai-moontri.html
Thirty-Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time IGNATIAN SPIRITUALITY: SET THE WORLD ABLAZE - November 18, 2015 http://predmore.blogspot.com/2015/11/thirty-fourth-sunday-of-ordinary-time.html
Brownies That Could Cut Glass & A Zombie Apocalypse: An Eclectic Milestone Birthday Weekend... LIFE OF A CATHOLIC LIBRARIAN - November 9, 2015 ... Cecilia, and I would love for you to click on over to read my piece and leave a comment with your very own Confirmation patron. How about your favorite saint with a feast day in November? You can write in with that information too! Let's have a fun comment party over at Catholic Mom. But in other news, this past weekend was my Henry's birthday. OK. The child is now 10. HOW DID THIS HAPPEN?! I remember the day he was born like it was a few months ago. *sniffle* ...http://www.lifeofacatholiclibrarian.com/2015/11/brownies-that-could-cut-glass-zombie.html
All Saints' Day: We Should All Desire to Be Saints HAPPY CATHOLIC* - November 1, 2015 ... The thought struck me as a little weird. I said: "How do you expect me to become a saint?" "By wanting to," said Lax, simply. "I can't be a saint," I said, "I can't be a saint." And my mind darkened with a confusion of realities and unrealities: the knowledge of my own sins, and the false humility which makes men say that they cannot do the things that they must do, cannot reach the level that they must reach: the cowardice that says: "I am ...http://happycatholic.blogspot.com/2015/11/all-saints-day-we-should-all-desire-to.html
ANNIVERSARIES MASS HOMILY--Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels CARDINAL ROGER MAHONY BLOGS L.A.: THE OFFICIAL BLOG OF THE A - November 1, 2015 ... shepherd who happens to want to serve God's mystery, knowing, as one spiritual writer once put it: "We serve a mystery, and serve it poorly". The true servant of Jesus flees from honors, from recognition, from the absurdity of legacies. Our goal is to follow Jesus who calls us in ways far different from the values of the world; in Jesus' words: "Just so, the Son of Man did not come to be served but to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many" [Matthew 20:28], and "Whoever wishes to come ...http://cardinalrogermahonyblogsla.blogspot.com/2015/11/anniversaries-mass-homily-cathedral-of.html