November 18, 2012

Mid-Year Meeting of State Deputies and State Chaplains of the Knights of Columbus: 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

I. Introduction Many people in this room, my age and older, will remember that, years ago, Saint Michael the Archangel was invoked in prayers after Mass. These prayers were called the “Leonine Prayers,” after Pope Leo XIII. He is said to have seen a great vision of the activity of the devil in the world,...
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Answering questions about adoption: Since you asked…

  When I invited you to send me your questions about adoption, I wasn’t sure what kind of response I’d receive. I wasn’t overwhelmed with questions, so perhaps the people who usually strike up conversation with me in public are not reading this blog. Still, I received two particularly thoughtful questions that
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Sunday Snippets—A Catholic Carnival

I'm joining other Catholic bloggers in posting links from my blogs over the past week at RAnn's Place. Because my sister and brother-in-law got married last Saturday, this week was not a typical one for me, and the posts are not as focused on our children and immediate family as they usually
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