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Faith, Family, and Fatherhood — saints

How to be a Saint

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In today's Gospel we see Jesus as the new Moses, the new law-giver.  With Moses, however, the law was written by the finger of God upon stone tablets.  With Jesus, it is God himself writing the law upon the heart.  Moses gave a list of things not to do.  Jesus gives a list of blessings, a "how to be a saint" list...

1. Blessed are the poor in spirit- To be a saint I must work on a spirit of...

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St. Matthias - Daily Meditations for Real Life

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The 8 Habits of Highly Holy Saints

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Matthew 5:1-12a, Solemnity of All Saints

In today's Gospel we see Jesus as the new Moses, the new law-giver.  With Moses, however, the law was written by the finger of God upon stone tablets.  With Jesus, it is God himself writing the law upon the heart.  Moses gave a list of things not to do.  Jesus gives a list of blessings, a "how to be a saint" list...

1. Blessed are the poor in spirit- To be a...

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Faith, Fire, and Division

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When I was a young boy, my father accidentally left a couple of cans of gasoline in a room in our basement.  The pilot light from our hot water heater ignited the fumes and engulfed the basement in flames.  Thankfully, the fire department was able to put out the fire.  Structurally the house was fine but we lost many personal items including family photos and Christmas decorations.
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Skeletons and Saints

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Pirate Skeleton - he had to be since he was born without an eye-socket!


The Happy Skeleton

Cowboy Skeleton - notice the bow-legs.

The Richard Nixon Skeleton


A Fall favorite around our house is parched corn. It is dried sweet corn cooked in an iron skillet with a small amount of oil....

...it goes great with beer!

Pope Saint Pius X - Beppo

St. Michael the Archangel (never knew he was a Buckeye Fan)...

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