Daily Archives: 4 August 2009


Saint Augustine said it so well: You have made us for yourself, O Lord, and our heart is restless until it rests in you. The quality of dissatisfaction is nothing to purge or shy away from, a spiritual director of … Continue reading

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RCIA 121: Election as Focal Point

Election is not only a point in time for the Church’s celebration of initiation. There is a reason why the bishop is designated as the celebrant: 121. The election, marked with a rite of such solemnity, is the focal point … Continue reading

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