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Curious About Communities?

Have you ever wondered about becoming a nun or priest? I have, as so many other Catholic children of my time did too. Growing up in a Catholic home, and attending Catholic elementary school in the 1960s, exposed me to members … Continue reading

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The Missionary Spirit

  What if you were asked to leave your friends, family, and country behind to spread the Word in a foreign land? You don’t know the language or customs, you’d be left in the wilderness with a small group of … Continue reading

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Going Gratefully with God

     You work hard, you stay on track, and try to do what’s right, and yet, you don’t get a break. Everything is so hard. Is God listening? Does God know how you struggle?      Saint Theodora/Mother Theodore … Continue reading

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The Courage to Trust Your Instincts

“Mother Theodore was proactive. She knew her capabilities and didn’t hesitate to take control of a situation. On her transatlantic voyage in 1843, the captain of the ship became ill after an altercation with a drunken sailor. Mother Theodore quickly … Continue reading

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Faith Shines Through

One of Saint Theodora’s most common mantras was to lean on Providence. Here is a letter from Maria Shriver on Reflecting on The Power of Faith.

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Our Personal Calling

We are all created in God’s image with a unique calling. We each have our own special mix of gifts, talents, and limitations, and most of us spend the greater part of our lives trying to figure out what to … Continue reading

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Jesus I Trust in You

So many people, so many disappointments, and so much waiting. That is what I see around me. One person lost a much wanted baby, another is waiting to get pregnant, many are out of work or in jobs they dislike, … Continue reading

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