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Monday of the Eighth Week in Ordinary Time

Sir 17:20-24; Ps 32:1,2,5-7; Mk 10:17-27 Another beatitude abounds for those about to enter into the desert of Lent: "Blessed are those to whom the LORD imputes not guilt, in whose spirit there is no guile." Indeed this is the goal of any Lenten devotion, to be guileless is the blessing of the Cross and Resurrection into which we have been immersed in the mystery of our Baptism. [ 548 more ... See more

    Sir 17:20-24; Ps 32:1,2,5-7; Mk 10:17-27   Another beatitude abounds for those about to enter into the desert of Lent: “Blessed are those to whom the LORD imputes not gui…

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4:00 PM Solemnity of Saint Benedict @ Saint Vincent Archabbey Basilica
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all-day Silent Retreat @ Saint Emma Benedictine Monastery
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all-day Silent Retreat @ Saint Emma Benedictine Monastery
Silent Retreat @ Saint Emma Benedictine Monastery
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Lectio Divina @ Brownfield Center, Saint Vincent Seminary
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Lectio Divina @ Brownfield Center, Saint Vincent Seminary
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Sunday Homilies

Second Sunday of Lent

I am of more or less half Croatian and half Irish ancestry, with perhaps a little bit of German stock added in way back. This year the second Sunday of Lent happens to fall on the seventeenth of March, the feast of Saint Patrick, and so naturally my Irish side (and eyes) are smiling today. […]