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Lent Passion of Christ The Cross

No one takes it from me: I lay it down of my own accord

Today is Good Friday — a day to meditate solemnly on the fact that Christ offered Himself totally for us on the Cross. He didn’t have to do it. He willingly laid down His life — not for perfect people, but for the screw-ups, the broken, the twisted, the addicted, the disordered and the oppressed. […]

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Falling of Small Stones in the Mountains: A Trickle of Grace

Readings for Tuesday of the Fourth Week of Lent   Gandalf the Wizard said that the coming of Merry and Pippin into this massive, overwhelming quest was “like the falling of small stones that starts an avalanche in the mountains.” These two tiny little hobbits came and started an avalanche of adventure. They were the catalysts for […]

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Lent Reflections

Standing Up in the Fire

Readings for Tuesday of the Third Week of Lent