Encountering the Word — Psalm 71:1-3

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A Daily Quote From Sacred Scripture “In thee, O Lord, do I take refuge; let me never be put to shame! In thy righteousness deliver me and rescue me; incline thy ear to me, and save me! Be thou to me a rock of refuge, a strong fortress, to save me, for thou art my rock and my fortress.” (Psalm […]

The Fortress

When I envision a fortress, it invokes thoughts of strength, security and protection.  The image is comforting, particularly when used in relation to one’s faith.  I was speaking with someone I met recently about my faith and learned that he, too, was Catholic.  After hearing my story, he explained to me the role faith played in his life.  He described […]