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Improving My Relationship with the Real Presence

Improving My Relationship with the Real Presence

My pursuit to be an authentic believer was noble. The problem is that I placed myself at the center of my pursuit instead of Jesus.Read more »

A Little “Light” Reading: Dark Night of the Soul by St. John of the Cross

A Little “Light” Reading: Dark Night of the Soul by St. John of the Cross

But…I’m starting to finally get it…the purpose of this liturgical season, the reason for it occurring every year, its calendar positionRead more »

Imagining Ourselves Away from Anxiety and into the Arms of Christ

Imagining Ourselves Away from Anxiety and Into the Arms of Christ

Does anxiety present itself as an impediment to spiritual growth? Read through to see how Stephanie overcame her bouts of anxiety andRead more »

Life on a Budget

Most families know what it’s like to live on a financial budget. We have always had to live within our means, and that isRead more »

All Things Visible and Invisible

Over a year ago, we learned that our third child would be born with Down Syndrome. The doctor called about a potential marker forRead more »

A ‘Clean, Well-Lighted Place’ for Us All

I spent four dreamy years in college studying literature. There are a few texts that I still think about once in a while and even fewerRead more »

Friends in {Really} High Places

When you love good and holy people it makes you want to be like them. Their words and deeds are admirable, they live their lives with suchRead more »

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