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Giving the Devil His Due

I tried my best to come down to the kitchen quietly this morning to make the coffee before grandson number one figured out that I was up.  Like so many kids on the spectrum, his sleep patterns are irregular, to say … Continue reading

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Signs

Tomorrow is Groundhog day here in Pennsylvania.  Each year on February 2nd thousands of people flock to the sleepy little town of Punxsutawney to watch as a chunky little critter named Phil is yanked out of his den at the … Continue reading

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Bucket List

I have now reached the point of my life when I’m starting to get serious about the items on my bucket list.  In just a month and a half I’ll be hitting one of those “milestone” birthdays, the kind that … Continue reading

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All You Can Eat

I work in a large parish and we have five weekend Masses.  That means I spend much of my day listening to the same scripture readings several times.  This past Sunday’s Gospel told the story of the day that Jesus … Continue reading

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A Stone’s Throw

Sister held the large gray river rock and prayed for a moment.  Turning to the woman next to her she held it out and said, “Has no one condemned you?  Neither will I condemn you.”  The person who accepted the … Continue reading

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