Blessings to you this St. Brigid’s Day

... and happy spring as well! Yes, St. Brigid's Day marks the beginning of Spring in the Celtic tradition. For further information on St. Brigid, her day, her prayers may I suggest the following links: St. Brigid, [...]

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Shore Acres Waves 11-06-09–Thank you Sally

Oh Great Spirit, whose voice I hear in the wind, whose breath gives life to the world, Hear me! I come to you as one of your many children. May I walk in beauty. Make my [...]

Mother Marie Rose

Presence, the Heart of Our MissionBy Carol Higgins, snjm Mother Marie Rose was, and is, a woman of God’s presence. She walked with her sisters and students and stayed [...]

Blessings of Yom Kippur-

Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement) is one of two Jewish High Holy Days. The first High Holy Day is Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year). Yom Kippur falls ten days after Rosh [...]

Happy New Year 5770 – Rosh HaShanah (ראש השנה) is the Jewish New Year.

Copied from Rosh HaShanah (ראש השנה) is the Jewish New Year. It falls once a year during the month of Tishrei and occurs ten days before Yom Kippur. [...]

Feast of the Holy Name of Mary posted by American

This feast is a counterpart to the Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus (January 3); both have the possibility of uniting people easily divided on other matters. The feast of the [...]

Caritas in Veritate Benedict 16th

To more fully understand our Holy Father’s teachings in CARITAS IN VERITATE we need to see this new letter as part of his overarching set of teachings. In the years after [...]

The church and recession

The church and recessionLocal conference shows ministers eager to try to meet challenge of tough fiscal times....BY CLIFF NEWELLThe Lake Oswego Review, Aug 6, 2009 VERN [...]

Prayer Requests

Your needs in prayer are placed before the Spirit for blessings, healing and for graced filled opportunities to come your way. And Jesus said, "If two of you agree [...]

The Lake Oswego Review, May 28, 2009

Ministries program starts new era hereEffort reaches out to other religionsBy Cliff NewellReady to lead Marylhurst University Ministries into a new era are directors, from [...]