June 21, 2015

Fortnight for Freedom Opening Mass

“We’re All in the Same Boat” At one time or another, we might repeat the old phrase, “We’re all in the same boat.” By that we mean to say we belong to a group that shares common problems or even a common plight. For example, at a 50th class reunion, we might look around and...
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Lessons from my dad

When we become parents, we become providers. At first, it’s the basics: a place to live, something to eat, soft fabrics to keep baby warm. Then, we add education: Sunday school, preschool, K-12, college. But, throughout each moment of our lives and theirs we are teaching our children
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‘They are our sisters in Christ’: Jessup parish helps expectant mothers in crisis pregnancies

Ariane McBride was pregnant while living in a homeless shelter with her four children. She found help at a Catholic parish.
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