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Encountering the Word – Psalm 149:4

“For the Lord takes pleasure in his people; he adorns the humble with victory.” (Psalm 149:4) If you liked this scripture verse, please share it with your friends and family using both the Recommend and Social Media buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to leave your thoughts below. Thank you! – The Editors Print this entry

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Encountering the Word – Proverbs 16:18

Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall. (Proverbs 16:18) If you liked this scripture verse, please share it with your friends and family using both the Recommend and Social Media buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to leave your thoughts below. Thank you! – The Editors Print this entry

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Encountering the Word – Colossians 3:12-13

Put on then, as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, heartfelt compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience, bearing with one another and forgiving one another, if one has a grievance against another; as the Lord has forgiven you, so must you also do. (Colossians 3:12-13) If you liked this scripture verse, please share it with your friends and family using [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from St. Benedict of Nursia

“The first degree of humility is prompt obedience.” (St. Benedict of Nursia; The Rule of St. Benedict) July 11 is the Memorial of St. Benedict of Nursia, Abbot (480 – 547). If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you [...]

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Encountering the Word — Psalm 25:9

“He leads the humble in what is right, and teaches the humble his way.” (Psalm 25:9) If you liked this scripture passage, please share it with your friends and family using the Recommend and Social Media buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to leave your thoughts below. Thank you! – The Editors Print this [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Fr. Romano Guardini

“On entering a church, or in passing before the altar, kneel down all the way without haste or hurry, putting your heart into what you do, and let your whole attitude say, Thou art the great God. It is an act of humility, an act of truth, and every time you kneel it will do your soul good.” (Fr. Romano [...]

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How Big is the Container of Your Heart?

Here in New Mexico, where the drought has hardened our soil making gardening so-very-un-fun, rain is considered a miraculous blessing. I was thinking about this today because it is kind of like the parable of the Sower. In that story Jesus said the Sower (God) throws out the seeds freely…but the seeds that fall on the ground are eaten by [...]

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Six Practical Ideas for Integrating our Catholic Faith with Work

How do we integrate our faith with our work? If you think about it, most of us will likely spend the majority of our adult (awake) lives in the workplace. A typical eight-hour work day accounts for a third of the total day, with the other two-thirds devoted to sleeping, family, friends, faith, and so on. In the practice of [...]