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Posted by David Beckmann, Larry Snyder 44 weeks 5 days ago
In his first Advent address, Pope Francis directed Christians to be guided by the “Magnificat,” Mary’s song of praise for the coming Christ child. She proclaims that God has “lifted up the lowly and...
Posted by David Beckmann 50 weeks 4 days ago
“Whoever has two coats must share with anyone who has none; and whoever has food must do likewise.” (Luke 3:11)Many of us are blessed enough to not know what it is like to be hungry, to regularly...
Posted by David Beckmann 1 year 33 weeks ago
“For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me.”WASHINGTON — This passage from the Gospel of Matthew inviting us to welcome...

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