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Advent Contemplations from West Virginia Institute for Spirituality–Nineteen

December 19, 2013 – Third Thursday in Advent “Peace to the whole world, torn apart by violence linked to drug trafficking and by the iniquitous exploitation of natural resources! Peace to this our Earth! May the risen Jesus bring comfort … Continue reading

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Advent Contemplations from West Virginia Institute for Spirituality–Seventeen

December 17, 2013 – Third Tuesday in Advent There is no peace more wonderful than the peace we enjoy when faith shows us God in all created things.                                                                                                           Jean-Pierre de Caussade The author of the above quote, a Jesuit Priest, … Continue reading

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Advent Contemplations from West Virginia Institute for Spirituality–Fourteen

December 14, 2013 – Second Saturday of Advent Nothing is so characteristically Christian as being a peacemaker. St Basil the Great, Letter 114 “Blest are the peacemakers: they shall be called children of God.” Nelson Mandela is a peacemaker who … Continue reading

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Advent Contemplations from West Virginia Institute for Spirituality–One

December 1, 2013 First Sunday of Advent “Peace begins with a smile.” Mother Teresa Let us prepare for the birth of Jesus, the “Prince of Peace”, with a smile. Then I ask, what do I have to smile about for … Continue reading

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Love Meditation Using a Breath Prayer and Mantra

Jesus said, “Surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” — Matthew 28:20 (NIV) What a wonderful expression of love from someone who knows he is going to die unjustly at the hands of people … Continue reading

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