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A Cool Day in Catholic Culture

In addition to being the Feast of the Annunciation, March 25 is also a really cool day in Catholic culture.

March 25, 2021

Faith, Published Books, Storytelling, Writing

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His Body and Blood—Even for the Little Ones

Yesterday the Catholic Church celebrated the feast of the Body and Blood of Christ. While we celebrate the Eucharist every Sunday—every day, even—this is a special reminder about what an important part of our faith this sacrament is. In my experience, the Mass and Eucharistic adoration can be times of great peace and centering. I […]

June 3, 2013

Faith, Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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Happy Feast of St. Vincent de Paul!   I always forget what day this feast is, despite it having a very special place in my heart. St. Vincent de Paul is the patron saint of my home church—the church where I grew up, met a boy, got married, and baptized our first son. While St. […]

September 27, 2012

Faith, Marriage, Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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