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10 Creative Things To Do During Lent

As we walk through this forty day Lenten journey of prayer, fasting, and reflection — in preparation for  Easter — it can be hard to decide what actions to take. With that, below are a few creative Lenten ideas that …

Forty Days . . . And Then What?

Eight times in the Bible, the period of 40 days is mentioned.

The first reference pertains to our Old Testament reading for this Sunday — Genesis 9. Genesis 9 is the end of the flood, where God makes his covenant …

Lead Us Not Into Temptation

As Our Savior Christ has taught us, we are bold to pray, “And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.“

Recent liturgical reviews in the Roman Catholic Church have resulted in doubts over the accuracy …

The Magi

Ah Christmas! We enjoy the sights, the smells, and the sounds. We think of the angels, the manger, the shepherds and the Magi. All of them remind us of Bethlehem (and if you want the background on why it was …

Twelve Days of Christmas

Christmas has come and, with it, so has our Savior Jesus Christ! Advent has passed away and we now enter into the liturgical Christmas season. The cumulative carol The Twelve Days of Christmas has twelve verses describing gifts bestowed by