Mar
14
2017

The Wooden Pasture Gate

Posted by Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ in Our Culture

Today's poem is one of an ongoing series of poems and photos from Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ's book "Prairie Childhood Snapshots - 1943 - 1958."

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Mar
13
2017

The Missing Glove - A True Story

Posted by GG Francisco in Our Culture

From the pen of GG Francisco comes this tale of Christmas.

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Mar
12
2017

“Go from your country”: The Second Sunday of Lent

Posted by Philip Shano, SJ in Our Seasons

Our Lenten reflections continue with today's steps that take us further along the path.

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Mar
11
2017

What We Believe: Part 10 - Confirmation

Posted by Father Benign, SJ in Our Spirituality

"In 1992, Pope John Paul II authorized a new Catechism of the Catholic Church, a 700 page comprehensive explanation of the teachings of the Church. Since then , a smaller version for youth was published. This series will try to explain various teachings of the Catechism in a simple way that hopefully will be easily understood ."

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Mar
10
2017

Worshipping God

Posted by Dr. Michael Bautista in Our Spirituality

Michael Bautista told his prayer group about one way he showed his Sunday School students how to worship God.

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Mar
9
2017

A 2017 Lenten Bookshelf: A Second Look at a Six Fold Path: Part 2 - Benedictine

Posted by Kevin Burns in Our Seasons

In this six-part series, Kevin Burns selects a book for each week of Lent. Each book speaks to one of the great traditions within Catholic culture. Each book also shows how its author struggles to apply that tradition. Six different approaches to the same journey through the desert of Lent to the Easter promise of resurrection. This week Judith Valente explores the Benedictine path.

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Mar
8
2017

Jesuit Education and A Young Politician

Posted by Aidan Prenovault in Our Daily Lives

Aidan Prenovault was appointed a Cabinet Minister during the 95th Session of the Youth Parliament of Manitoba, which ran from December 26-31, 2016. He relates this experience back to his Jesuit education.

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Mar
7
2017

Both Sides

Posted by Grace Colella in Our Culture

Today's Poetry Tuesday entry looks at the notion of both sides.

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Mar
6
2017

Butterfly Thoughts

Posted by Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ in Our Daily Lives

It's still all happening at the Winnipeg Assiniboine Park Zoo - since 1904.

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Mar
5
2017

Your Eyes Will be Opened: The First Sunday in Lent

Posted by Philip Shano, SJ in Our Seasons

"Wilderness. Stones. Mountains. The dust of the ground. Serpents and wild animals. . . These are rich images for us to ponder as we enter into our annual Lenten journey. They are relevant images for the mysteries of life."

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