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In all created things discern the providence and wisdom of God, and in all things give Him thanks.-St. Teresa of Avila
You pay God a compliment by asking great things of Him.-St. Teresa of Avila
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§ Sacraments of Initiation: God’s ‘I Love You’ by Thomas Richstatter, O.F.M., Catholic Update April ©2009
Here's a look at the pattern for Catholics Christian initiation, the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults, Baptism. It follows a pattern of our whole lives: we go into the water, we hear God's voice, we come up changed, and leave the rest behind.
§ The stories and the article below are from the Web site of Fr. Brian Cavanaugh, TOR (Third Order Franciscan). The Web site is called Apple Seeds® and "provides quotations and short stories from eclectic sources that promote positive attitudes, and development of holistic human dignity–from tiny seeds to ripened fruit."
- Legend of the Dogwood
At the time of the crucifixion, the dogwood had reached the size of the mighty oak tree. So strong and firm was the wood that it was chosen as the timber for Jesus' cross...
- Origins of The Easter Lily
For many, the beautiful trumpet-shaped white flowers symbolize purity, virtue, innocence, hope and life—the spiritual essence of Easter.
- "The Parable of a Child" by Steve Goodier
There is a difference between education and experience. Education is what you get from reading the small print. Experience is what you get from not reading it!
But isn't it true that great learning comes from both education and experience? Let me tell you a parable...
§ A Little Laugh