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Sister Patricia Bruno

Friends of the Sisters: Encountering the Extraordinary of Holy Week

Life is holy, but there is only one Holy Week Holy Week reminds us that while nothing is impossible with God, we must wait for that possibility. […]

Posted on April 16, 2014 by

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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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