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March, a Time for Peace – Part III

Part III in the series of excerpts from Dom Lorenzo Scupoli’s “Treatise on Peace of Soul”. Chapter Three: THE NECESSITY OF BUILDING THIS PEACEFUL HABITATION BY DEGREES Banish from your mind whatever tends to depress and disconcert you, striving always with … Continue reading

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March, a Time for Peace – Part II

Part II in the series of excerpts from Dom Lorenzo Scupoli’s “Treatise on Peace of Soul”, Chapter Two: THE CARE TO BE EXERCISED BY THE SOUL IN THE ACQUISITION OF PERFECT TRANQUILITY The mild, peaceful, constant attention to the feelings … Continue reading

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March, a Time for Peace – Part I [The 12 Months of Christmas]

In January, I posted “The Twelve Months of Christmas”, where I assigned each fruit of the Holy Spirit to one month, to focus on that fruit throughout the month as a personal spiritual exercise. I wrote: What’s the end goal? It’s to be … Continue reading

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Bishop: “The Virgin Mary Has not Appeared in Medjugorje”

Maybe 2017 will be the year the question of Medjugorje’s authenticity is finally put to rest. From Catholic News Service: “The Virgin Mary has not appeared in Medjugorje,” said Bishop Ratko Peric of Mostar-Duvno, the diocese in Bosnia-Herzegovina, which includes … Continue reading

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