Tag: Lent

March 1, 2019

Reflection for the Beginning of Lent

To begin the Lenten Season, Sr. Mary Lee Farrell offers her insights into the meaning of ashes (and, she being…


February 27, 2019

Earth Committee Lenten Suggestion

“The best guarantee that a thing should happen is that it appears to us as vitally necessary.”  Pierre Teilhard de Chardin…


March 6, 2018

Lenten Reflection on the Nativity

I noticed the other day that I still have a Nativity scene displayed at home. Not a big deal since…


February 28, 2018

L and L

L and L (Listen and Learn) One Lent, when I was about 8 yrs. old, I decided to give up chocolate…


February 18, 2018

Returning Your Heart to God

Christians celebrated the beginning of Lent on Valentine’s Day which corresponded with Ash Wednesday this year, the first time since…


February 13, 2018

Six Unique Ways to Imitate Christ for Lent

Lent gives us six weeks to change our lives for the better. Traditional observances suggest foregoing something we enjoy during…


February 13, 2018

Ash Wednesday’s relationship with Love

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the season of Lent, a season marked by a call to fast, to abstain…


March 31, 2017

GNSHappenings- March 2017

Open the Eyes and Ears of My Heart,  was the theme for the annual day of reflection and prayer offered…


March 22, 2017

Examination of Consciousness With an Earth Focus

In the midst of Lent, and as we look forward to EARTH DAY on April 22, the Earth Committee is…


February 23, 2016

Corner on Vocations

National Catholic Sisters Week is celebrated annually from March 8-14. The celebration highlights ministries, good works and historical contributions of…


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