Daily Archives: 2 February 2022

Our Hearts Were Burning Within Us 1-2: Introduction

The US Bishops published Our Hearts Were Burning Within Us in 1999. They offered a lengthy introduction in numbered paragraphs 1 through 24 titled, “A Renewed Commitment to Adult Faith Formation.” What did they mean by that? Over the next … Continue reading

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Between Epiphany and Lent

The occasion of the prime liturgical feast of winter ordinary time seems opportune to jump into the discussion on what to do between January “6th” and Ash Wednesday. Are these days and weeks soft? If so, is that a good … Continue reading

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Reconciliatio et Paenitentia 35: Concluding Expression of Hope, Part 2, Prayer and Hearts

Some final words from Pope John Paul II in his Concluding Expression of Hope. First, he invites us into his prayer: I entrust to the Father, rich in mercy, I entrust to the Son of God, made (flesh) as our redeemer … Continue reading

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