Category Archives: Sacraments

Covers Baptism, Communion, Confession, Confirmation, Anointing of the Sick, Marriage and Holy Orders

What an Awesome Day!

Today, our Goddaughter, “BabyDoc”, received our Lord in the Eucharist for the first time!!!  It was a lovely Mass.  BabyDoc looked more beautiful than usual and her heart was just soaring in anticipation of the moment!  After Mass, we took … Continue reading

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Paragraph 1601 (part 3)

A while ago, I started a series of posts on paragraph 1601 in the Catechism of the Catholic Church, but I didn’t get far.  I thought I would try to finish it out. “The matrimonial covenant, by which a man … Continue reading

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To Screen or Not to Screen

“Nicer Than Jesus Syndrome” is what I call the “condition” of those who have a tendency to excuse and minimize my sin ~ be they friends, family, acquaintances or confessors. They “understand” too much. Continue reading

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Baptism!

  Chief and I have the great privilege of being godparents again!  Today, baby S.E. was baptized.  Thank you, D & R for entrusting us with such a great responsibility.            

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Swine Flu

This is not what I intended to write and publish right now. I had typed up about 1200 words. It was saving as normal (or so it appeared) and then suddenly, it was gone. Bah! (Self-hosting, anyone? I’m thinking about … Continue reading

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Come, Holy Spirit!

“All-powerful God, Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, by water and the Holy Spirit you freed your sons and daughters from sin and gave them new life. Send your Holy Spirit upon them to be their helper and guide. Give … Continue reading

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SoulWow.Com

found this video on Patrick Madrid’s blog.  It’s GREAT!     Soul Wow   Also, just a reminder to those local to me….  You can get your own “soul wow” at St Paul’s this evening!

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First Holy Communion

Today, 4 children from our homeschool group will be receiving our Lord in the Eucharist for the first time!  I am very excited to celebrate this with them!! After Mass, we will celebrate with the families at a reception at … Continue reading

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First Holy Communion

Today is First Holy Communion Sunday in our parish. Such an exciting and awesome day! Our goddaughter, Miss B is receiving Jesus in the Eucharist for the first time today! Also, Ben, son of a friend and brother of one … Continue reading

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On My Soapbox!!

I am so glad that I am Catholic. So, so grateful. I happened upon a blog entry this morning that was chastising parents who complained about a service at a church where during the “worship service” a clip from the … Continue reading

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It is Sunday!

It is Sunday and my family and I will soon be meeting Our Lord Jesus Christ at the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass! We will meet Him in His Word and then we will receive him, Body and Blood, Soul … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Ponderings

A Slow Start I’ve been more deliberate about making my morning quiet time my prayer time. It’s been a little pathetic, in my mind, but I drive on. Really, the time of long, deep prayer I hope I find again … Continue reading

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