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O Holy Night...

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Wishing you a most blessed and peaceful Christmas Season. We have received the best, most precious gift in the history of the world- the Son of God, born for us on this day. May we receive this newborn child ever more deeply into our hearts and souls.

Merry Christmas-

The Spirit of Herod and the Innocence of the Lamb

The following is a timely and compelling article written by our General Superior,Sr. Anne Marie Walsh. The Spirit of Herod and the Innocence of the Lamb
This December 14, 2012, the spirit of Herod brutally intruded upon our world, upon a people in festive excitement and preparation for Christmas, many anticipating the birth of Our Savior and King.In a little town in Connecticut, at a gradeschool where the approach of Christmas gave the children there special light and anticipation, 20 children and 6 adults trying to protect them, were suddenly and mercilessly mowed down for no discernible reason.Just as the death of the Holy Innocents in Jesus’ timemust surely have involved the death of adults as well, mothers and fathers desperate to save the lives of their children, so in Newtown, 6 adults gave their lives to do the same.
Jesus comes into our darkness this Christmas, into a world shocked by its own violence and yet blinded to some of the deepest violences embedded now in its own way o…

Imagine Sisters...

here is the link to the website, Imagine Sisters, that is referred to in the video below. What an awesome movement this is!

Their motto is: One Sister Can Change the World.

check it out:

http://imaginesisters.org/


Girls Just Wanna Be Nuns....

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someone just sent this to me! Very cute!


Fr. Mark Toups' New Prayer Study Program

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I want to HIGHLY recommend a brand-new series produced by Ascension Press called Oremus.

This particular series on the study of prayer and living a passionate and life-giving relationship with God our Father is hosted by Fr. Mark Toups. Fr. Mark is an outstanding, holy and humorous priest from the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux, Louisiana.

Check out the series here:

http://ascensionpress.com/t/category/study-programs/catholic-prayer/oremus

Here's the promo-