by Nancy Sylvester
Contemplate This – We are being asked to imagine ourselves joining hands and becoming a circle around our planet and through space and time. Conscious of who we are at our best, we take part in a mutual exchange of wisdom and protection.
by Nancy Linenkugel
COVID-19 is teensy particles that go all over and spread, just like glitter. An anonymous description I read is this: “Picture us around a table, making individual crafts. One of us is using glitter. How many projects have glitter?” (They all do, since glitter spreads. Everywhere.)Continue Reading
Christmas with Bishop Gregory Parkes
Those who are unable to attend in person are invited to celebrate Christmas Eve Mass with Bishop Gregory Parkes via livestream from the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle at 10:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 24th. All are invited to pray along virtually online at:
(click on the link above to play the video)
We found a wonderful resource for Christmas gifts we thought you would find particularly meaningful. The Ave Maria Press has made possible a special giving program to help Catholic organizations suffering considerable losses in donations due to Covid. You can shop for your loved ones AND Ave Maria will donate 30% to a charity you hold dear. There is something for every age in the Ave Maria Press’s offerings. Just a few samples you might want to give to a certain someone at Christmas:
30% of your purchase amount is donated to the Benedictine Sisters of Florida
(You must use our code typed in all caps.)
The Sisters also receive donations from Amazon Smile. Any purchases you make, they will give a percentage of their profits to the Benedictine Sisters of Florida.
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