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Faith is Not …

I am just now reading Ronna Detrick‘s e-newsletter and, as always, she has me thinking.  She has me thinking about faith and what it is and, definitely more importantly, what it is not.   Faith is not going to church or worship every week.  This act may be inspired by your faith in a higher… Continue reading Faith is Not …

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Temptations in the Desert and Our Lives

I have been following, and jumping in with both feet, as Ronna Detrick stays in the desert this Lenten season.  You can imagine my surprise when the homily at Mass yesterday dealt with the temptations that were put to Christ while he was in the desert.  I don’t want temptations.  I want to be in… Continue reading Temptations in the Desert and Our Lives

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God Is A …

Man?  Woman?  Being?  I was wondering around the blogosphere when I came across Ronna Detrick’s entry entitled “Do You Remember When God Was A Woman?” I thought long and hard as I was reading both the entry and its accompanying comments.  You see, I am a catechist.  I have completed the Basic Catechetical Certification courses… Continue reading God Is A …

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“Ecstatic Experiences”

I visit Ronna Detrick’s blog RENEGADEconversations daily.  Her entry for January 1, 2010 was short and sweet and has stuck with me for days, mulling its way around in my mind, my heart and my soul.  I truly think you should all head over to read this entry as it will not take long. Ronna’s… Continue reading “Ecstatic Experiences”