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Cradled in the Palm of His Hand

“See!  I will not forget you…I have carved you on the palm of my hand.” Isaiah 49:15-16 When I was received into the Catholic Church at Easter in 1996 my sponsor gave me the small plaque pictured above.  I have … Continue reading

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Cleaning House

“If you forgive anyone’s sins, they are forgiven; if you retain anyone’s sins, they are retained.” John 20:23 “Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me.” Psalm 51:10 An absolutely lovely benefit of going back … Continue reading

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Under the Mercy

“The LORD is good to all: and his tender mercies are over all his works.” Psalm 145:9 “Three things will last forever–faith, hope, and love–and the greatest of these is love.”            1 Corinthians 13:13 The last five … Continue reading

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The Weaver and His Tapestry

“Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding” Proverbs 3:5 “I waited patiently for the LORD; he turned to me and heard my cry.” Psalm 40:1 A good friend of mine is fond … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was with God in the beginning. 3 Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. 4 In … Continue reading

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Creating space for God

“The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel” (which means “God with us”). Matthew 1:23 Advent symbols float through our minds and lives this time of year.  Lights, stars, angels, evergreens, pink … Continue reading

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The loaves and fishes man

“Taking the five loaves and the two fish and looking up to heaven, he gave thanks and broke them. Then he gave them to the disciples to distribute to the people. They all ate and were satisfied, and the disciples … Continue reading

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