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Browsing Archive: November, 2016

Why Do So Many Miss Experiencing Jesus in Our Parishes and How Can We Change This?

Posted by Site Webmaster on Saturday, November 12, 2016, In : Our Lady's Promise 

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We were blessed this past weekend to have Sherry Weddell, author of Forming Intentional Disciples, visit the Archdiocese of Washington and speak to priests and lay leaders. Her work is a great blessing to the Church in calling us back to “job one,” which is to make disciples. In Catholic parishes evangelization is too often relegated to committees or tossed into the “we’ll get to that next year” file. Weddell’s mission is to c...


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Who Is Your Real Enemy and What Are His Tactics?

Posted by Site Webmaster on Saturday, November 12, 2016, In : Our Lady's Promise 


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In the aftermath of the recent election, our country and our parishes are divided. Some people are hurt and angry while others are jubilant and hopeful. But although we often square off in opposing corners and stare fearfully at each other, we should remember our common enemy, the Devil. There’s a saying that warring brothers reconcile when there’s a maniac at the door; and the Devil is surely a maniacal and cunning opponent.

One of the key elements in any battle is un...


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