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The IPP in STL

Ipp St. Anthony of Padua I write this week’s blog from St. Louis, where the North American Pacific Capuchin Conference (NAPCC) conducts our annual Inter-Provincial ...

A Prayer

Prayer-2544994 960 720 St. Norbert 2 Timothy 1:1-3, 6-12; Mark 12:18-27   God of the living,       not of the dead, You are the Source of all grace, mercy and ...

Redefining Greatness

6873863690 e8dc0cc174 b Mark 10:32-45 What are the signs of greatness? If we go by the ways of the world, we might think of a big salary, an expensive car or jewelry, a fancy title, a miter and ...

If conversion was easy, we’d all be saints

1024px-feYlix joseph barrias - the temptation of christ by the devil - google art project St. Rita Cascia James 4:1-10 But conversion is rarely easy, simple or quick.  It requires that I be honest about my unhealthy and (self-) destructive passions, ...