Suffering is not the whole Story…

Today we watch as members of our global community reel from a horrendous attack in Brussels.  As we listen or watch the news, we ask ourselves "why?" or "to what end?" or "when will this ever stop?" We each have the power to respond with compassion and to lift our hearts up in prayer for all members of our earthly family who are in need of our kindness, [...]

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Our Lady of the New Advent

O Lady and Motherof the One who was and is and is to come,dawn of the New Jerusalem,we earnestly beseech you,bring us by your intercessionso to live in lovethat the Church, [...]

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- AISH.com

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 About.com 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 Catholic.org

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 [...]