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2nd Sunday of Lent

Posted by Lisa Clemmons

March 8, 2020 As we all know, it is contagious and it’s clear that it could seriously affect our lives, our families, our communities and our world.  I’m convinced that what could happen could change the world as we know it.  ---  And I am not talking about the ... Read More »

1st Sunday of Lent Audio

Posted by Lisa Clemmons

1st Sunday of Lent Audio

1st Sunday of Lent

Posted by Lisa Clemmons

March 1, 2020

When I was a young seminarian, I was having a great discussion with Fr. Mike Burke, then the Vocation Director for the diocese, about the finer points of living a celibate life. He said, “Gary, you will always have the opportunity and you will always have ... Read More »

Ash Wednesday Audio

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Ash Wednesday

Posted by Lisa Clemmons

February 26, 2020 In just a few moments ashes will be placed on our foreheads and we will hear the familiar words: “Remember you are dust and to dust you shall return.”   Kind of a dark statement on the surface.  But riding just below the surface is a hope ... Read More »

7th Sunday in Ordinary Time Audio

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7th Sunday in Ordinary Time Audio

7th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Lisa Clemmons

February 23, 2020 With Lent beginning in a just a few days, the all-important Lenten questions also begin:  “Now, which days we have to fast and at what age are you exempt, and does everyone have to abstain from meat on Fridays and is turtle meat or fish? (Yes, ... Read More »

5th Sunday in Ordinary Time Audio

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Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Lisa Clemmons

February 9, 2020 Salt.   Google tells me that each gallon of sea water contains 1/4 pound of salt and that if all the oceans of the world would dry up there would be a block of salt with a land mass greater than the continent of Europe.  We need ... Read More »

Presentation of the Lord Audio

Posted by Lisa Clemmons

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