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"The family that prays together stays together." - Venerable Patrick Peyton

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In Weakness We Can Find Strength: Family Reflection Video

For grace was given to each of us according to the measure of Christ’s gift. Live in a manner worthy of the call you have received. We might ask but just what is meant by this? God has blessed us; God has infused his Spirit within us. Jesus entered our lives at our baptism.

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Stand for the Truth - Family Reflection Video

The words of a popular song by Lucky Dube echo our celebration today, "If you stand for the truth, you will always stand alone." Speaking the truth to those in authority over us, to those who are more powerful than us, comes with a price.

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The Sense of Proportion - Family Reflection Video

From the gospel that we have just listened to, Our Lord challenges the Scribes and the Pharisees about how they went about practicing their religion. He employs a powerful comparative metaphor to drive home His point. He tells them that they are the kind that spends so much time, so much careful attention, to strain tiny, almost invisible, flies out of their drinks, but on the other hand, they swallow the dirtiest and biggest camels one could ever find. How can you compare a tiny little fly in your drink to a big and dirty camel?

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Come Alive! Family Reflection Video

"I was a neurotic for years. Anxious, depressed, selfish. And everyone kept telling me to change.  And I resented them, and agreed with them, and wanted to change, but simply couldn't, no matter how I tried.  What hurt the most was that, like the others, my closest friend kept urging me to change. So I felt powerless and trapped.

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Jesus, I Trust in You - Family Reflection Video

Sometimes, after hearing someone’s confession, I’ll offer them the penance of sitting quietly, preferably before the Blessed Sacrament, with Rosary in hand, moving from bead to bead through all the decades, silently repeating, “Jesus, I trust in You.”

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The Difference Between God's Generosity and Ours - Family Reflection Video

Many good Christians may find today's gospel shocking because it might look like it presents an unjust and unfair image of God. Reading the parable for the first time, we might conclude that God is suggesting unfair labor practices.

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