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“Those who humble themselves…will grab a shovel.”

Fema - 40421 - north dakota resident shovels snow off his sidewalk Isaiah 1:10, 16-20; Matthew 23:1-12 Conversion is about change, and the most direct way that it is reflected is in my behavior.  In Isaiah’s words, I “cease ...

Laying It All Out There

Prayer-401401 1280 (St. Frances of Rome) Esther C:12, 14-16, 23-35; Matthew 7:7-12   We often admire people who at least appear to “lay it all out there” or “tell it ...

Getting Away With…Hyperbole?

Juliustennonvioladavisaafeb09 Viola Davis is a talented actress who has paid her dues to reach the highest levels of critical and popular acclaim.  She caught widespread notice in her role as a ...

Matthew 6:25 and The Human Thread

Dhaka savar building collapse Author: Br. Robert Wotypka This poor friar was never a slave to fashion, but in the years before I joined the Saint Joseph province, when I worked in hotels and as a ...