Monthly Archives: September 2012

Novena to St. Therese of the Child Jesus

How exciting! Hello, everyone; as many of you may know, in just 10 short days we will celebrate the feast of St. Therese of Lisieux. On October 1st., we honor this great, humble, Carmelite saint and Doctor of the Church … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Blessed Mother!

Happy Birthday! Today, the Church celebrates the birthday of a humble, lowly servant; a woman who played a pivotal role in Salvation History. This woman is none other than the Blessed Virgin Mary herself – Mother of Jesus and our … Continue reading

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“The Final Audition”

So yesterday was the annual audition for the string orchestra, of which I am a current member as a violist. Each year, I anticipate this event with eagerness and a touch of nervous excitement. If all goes well, I’ll continue … Continue reading

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To Our Lady, For Students

Alas, the respite of Summer is drawing to a close and the time to head back to school comes upon us. We enjoyed our period rest and thank Our Lord for giving us this time to “calm down and catch … Continue reading

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