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Pentecost Advocate

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 06/02/2017

in Easter

Pentecost Sunday–Cycle A June 4 , 2017 “And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate to be with you always.” (John 15:16) Pentecost Advocate Promised Advocate descend from heaven like flames of fire. Enter our hearts and set them ablaze. Never again will you leave us orphaned. Tell us what […]

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Torch Bearers

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 08/11/2016

in Ordinary Time

Twentieth Sunday of Ordinary Time — Cycle C  Jesus said, “I have come to set the earth on fire, and how I wish it were already blazing.” (Lk 12:49) In his book, A Heart on Fire, James Kubicki, S.J. includes a story about Abba Lot who went to Abbot Joseph searching for a deeper love […]

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Pentecost Advocate

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 06/05/2014

in Easter

Pentecost Sunday–Cycle A June 8, 2014 “And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate to be with you always.” (John 15:16) Pentecost Advocate Promised Advocate descend from heaven like flames of fire. Enter our hearts and set them ablaze. Never again will you leave us orphaned. Tell us what our […]

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Salt Shakers and Lighthouses

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 02/06/2014

in Ordinary Time

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle A February 9, 2014 Salt Shakers and Lighthouses Why would the Lord ask us to be salt? Salt flavors, preserves and gives zest–a pizzazz to our food. Imagine what a salt shaker could do in the hands of Christians! Used even sparingly, we can put zest into someone’s life. Flavor […]

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Pentecost

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 05/24/2012

in Easter

…they were all in one place together….Then there appeared to them tongues as of fire, which parted and came to rest on each one of them. (Acts 2: 1b,3) A Prayer Poem by Sister Juliemarie McDonald, SND, for Pentecost May 27, 2012

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