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Lenten Reflection – Sue Pixley

As I read the excerpts from Isaiah and John, together with the Responsorial Psalm for today, these words jump out at me: discouragement, betrayal, affirmation […]

Posted on April 15, 2014 by

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Lenten Reflection – Sue Malone Hayes

Today we see the rich getting richer and the poor growing poorer and more desperate. There is a prevalent attitude that allows people to abuse […]

Posted on April 13, 2014 by

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Lenten Reflection – Sister Colleen McDermott

When I was in the common novitiate, we studied the Rule of  St. Augustine, and I discovered a new understanding of “Custody  of the Eyes” […]

Posted on April 11, 2014 by

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Lenten Reflection – Sister Patricia Bruno

Often two women evangelizers arrive at our front door with Bibles in hand, ready to quote scripture. I admire these women: their humility, courage and […]

Posted on April 8, 2014 by

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Lenten Reflection – Sister Raya Hanlon

“People Behaving Badly” is a KRON-TV news segment that I can really identify with. I spend a lot of time in traffic these days between […]

Posted on April 3, 2014 by

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Lenten Reflection – Sister Margaret Diener

“Awake, O sleeper, and arise from the dead, and Christ will give you light. Live as children of light” (Eph 5: 14). Recently I found […]

Posted on March 30, 2014 by

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Sister Victoria Commins, O.P.

Sister Victoria Commins, OP

Sister Victoria Commins, a Dominican Sister of San Rafael for 65 years, died peacefully after a long illness at Our Lady of Lourdes Convent on […]

Posted on March 27, 2014 by

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Lenten Reflection – Sister Diane Smith

Sometimes I just shake my head when Jesus has to clarify something as obvious as in today’s gospel. Whoever would think that he had come […]

Posted on March 26, 2014 by

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Sister Sally Lowell

Lenten Reflection – Sister Sally Lowell

“When Joseph awoke, he did as the angel of the Lord had commanded him and took his wife into his home” (Mt 1:24). Today we […]

Posted on March 19, 2014 by

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Sister Marion Irvine

Lenten Reflection – Sister Marion Irvine

 “You shall love your neighbor as yourself” (Lev 19:18). “I assure you that as often as you did this for one of my least, you […]

Posted on March 10, 2014 by

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