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A tribute to my mother on my birthday

Today is my birthday.  Yawn.  … But, no, actually. I just got off the phone with my mother.  That got me thinking. Sure, it’s my birthday.  It is also my <em>mother</em>’s birthday, in the sense that she gave birth to … Read More

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A spiritual opportunity for Mother’s Day

I bring to the attention of the readership a great spiritual opportunity for mothers. The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe near LaCrosse (build by Card. Burke) has provided a way to enroll mothers for an intention in Holy Mass … Read More

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QUAERITUR: The “Churching” of Women after childbirth

From a reader: Can the Churching ritual be performed directly after the baptism, or should it be done on a different day? I ask this for clarity, as this will be the priest’s first time performing a baptism in the … Read More

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