Black Friday and Giving Tuesday

by Father Willy Raymond, C.S.C. on Nov 24, 2017 1:00:00 PM

Today is now known as Black Friday and in our consumer society it is the busiest and commercially wildest day of the whole calendar year. Billions of dollars are spent on special deals to purchase necessary and frivolous items of...

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What We Can Learn From Black Friday

by Father David Marcham on Nov 24, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Most likely if you’re reading these words you probably weren’t standing in line at some pre-dawn hour hoping to score a great deal on what is now called, “Black Friday” but if you were I’m impressed!

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The Three Things I am Thankful for this Thanksgiving

by Father Willy Raymond, C.S.C. on Nov 23, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Friends, this Thanksgiving 2017 has a special resonance in my soul. That resonance, like an echo in a great canyon, keeps bouncing back to bless my daily life with hope and love.

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Goodness is Contagious: Family Reflection Video

by Father Pinto Paul, C.S.C. on Nov 22, 2017 1:39:58 PM

“We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Mommy Saints

by Guest blogger on Nov 22, 2017 1:00:00 PM

I love reading the biographies of saints. In their stories I always find lessons, aspirations, and encouragement, no matter their vocation in life. After all, we all have the same goal, even if we achieve it in different ways.

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What are the Benefits of Prayer? Family Reflection Video

by Father Willy Raymond, C.S.C. on Nov 21, 2017 2:47:33 PM

Today’s feast of The Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary got me thinking about the difference prayer made in the lives of the Holy Family … and the difference it still makes in families today.

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Can You See as Jesus Sees? Family Reflection Video

by Father David Marcham on Nov 20, 2017 5:18:22 PM

How’s your vision? Are you nearsighted, farsighted or do you have blind spots when it comes to your faith and caring for others?

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The Reality of Confirmation

by Guest blogger on Nov 19, 2017 1:00:00 PM

Their excitement when they get the golden ticket is palpable. You can’t help but share in the joy of these complete strangers, knowing the  years of hard work that led up to this moment.

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3 Ways to Prepare for the New Year

by Guest blogger on Nov 18, 2017 1:00:00 PM

It’s almost the new year! While we still have several weeks left of 2017, the current liturgical year will be ending soon. On December 3, 2017, Advent begins-and with it comes the new liturgical year.

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Preserve Families: Family Reflection Video

by Father Pinto Paul, C.S.C. on Nov 17, 2017 4:38:55 PM

A historian cites the decline of the dignity and sanctity of the home, and the decay of religion as two reasons for the disintegration of the Roman Empire. What can we learn?

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