Tag: prayer

Prayer Request

Please pray for the St. Luke Society, a currently defunct group for Catholic medical students that I’m trying to restart as a Chapter of the Catholic Medical Student Association.

"Go and teach all nations…"

Benedict XVI made praying for missionaries a particular focus for the month of May. By way of Katolik Shinja (one of my favorite blogs), I found this novena to the Holy Spirit, which is traditionally started on the Feast of the Ascension (today), and leads up to Pentecost. I plan on saying this novena with …

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Terri's Wishes: Another Perspective

Mike Russell of Eternal Perspectives has some interesting views regarding the plight of Terri Schiavo. They’re sort of an examination of conscience particular to this context. Here are some highlights:

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Purge Me With Hyssop

"Remember, man, that you are dust and to dust you shall return." On the first day of Lent, these are the words (adapted from Genesis 2:19) spoken as someone, usually a priest, dips his thumb in ash and makes the sign of the cross on your forehead. They serve as an outward sign of an …

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Mysterious Ways

The Lord works in mysterious ways. I have long suffered with frequent anxiety attacks brought on by fear of death. That fear has been a severe stumbling block to my faith. When I accepted Christ in my life again and went through RCIA, it wasn’t because I’d beaten my fears and doubts. It was because …

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