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As I Have Done, So You Must Do

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 18, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Perhaps no action by Pope Francis has generated as much astonishment  as his washing the feet of...

Pray for Grace

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 16, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Most of us aren’t likely to betray anyone to a death squad. But as we meditate on the events of...

We Are the Body of Christ

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 14, 2019 5:00:00 AM

As members of the body of Christ, we experience the death and resurrection that Jesus did....

Love Frees Us

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 13, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Selfishness leads nowhere and love frees. Those who are able to live their lives as a gift to...

Held in God’s Love

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 1, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Set aside your formal prayers today and bring before God the deepest desires and fears that you...

Love God, Love Others, Love Yourself

by Diane M. Houdek on Mar 28, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Jesus is clear in the Gospels: Love God, love others, love yourself. Jesus tells us this is the...

Jesus Quenches Our Thirst

by Diane M. Houdek on Mar 23, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Jesus’ thirst was not so much for water, but for the encounter with a parched soul. Jesus needed...

Come Home

by Diane M. Houdek on Mar 22, 2019 5:00:00 AM

When we realize that the road we have been following may not be the one that is best for...

Pope Francis: A Model of Mercy

by Diane M. Houdek on Mar 18, 2019 5:00:00 AM

One of the phrases most likely to be associated with Pope Francis is “Who am I to judge?” It’s a...

Prayer and Action

by Diane M. Houdek on Mar 15, 2019 5:00:00 AM

How often do we ignore the poor around us? At the very least, take time to see them. Smile. Make...