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Servant leader retires

Servant leader retires

| December 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dick Lyons served diocese for 30 years.

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Mary, Mother of God (Jan. 1)

Mary, Mother of God (Jan. 1)

| December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

A manuscript fragment in Greek from the fourth century refers to Mary as the “Mother of God.”

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Jan. 1: Solemnity of Mary

Jan. 1: Solemnity of Mary

| December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Daily readings for Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, to Saturday, Jan. 7, 2018.

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Learning to place your trust fully in the Lord

Learning to place your trust fully in the Lord

| December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

For nine months after the angel Gabriel’s annunciation, Mary pondered his message about her miraculous child to be.

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Celebrating the Nativity

Celebrating the Nativity

| December 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Why does Christmas bring out the best in us? Powerful enough to induce a 24-hour cease-fire with music among combatants in World War I, the image of an innocent infant in a barnyard manger offering peace and hope to a broken world causes hearts to pause and consider the possibility.

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The Nativity of the Lord

The Nativity of the Lord

| December 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Daily readings for Sunday, Dec. 25, to Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016

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Peter Canisius (Dec. 21)

Peter Canisius (Dec. 21)

| December 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

This doctor of the church was born in Holland and studied canon law in Belgium before turning to the study of theology in Germany.

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Changing and changeless in 2017

Changing and changeless in 2017

| December 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

For one year, long ago, my four siblings and I were all in grade school at the same time.

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Celebrating Christ at Christmas

Celebrating Christ at Christmas

| December 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

As we rejoice in the Lord’s birth this Christmas, it is important to remember that faith in the incarnation of Jesus Christ is an essential part of the Catholic Church’s teachings: “The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us” (Jn 1:14). Jesus came as a light into the world, to dispel the darkness and to give us new life (Jn 8:12). He gave up his life to bring salvation, love and joy to the human race.

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Ohio labyrinth provides healing for abuse victims

Ohio labyrinth provides healing for abuse victims

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Superior Precious Blood priest helps organize undertaking.

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