Tag Archives: Catherine Doherty

The Catholic Mom’s Guide to (sort of) Keeping It Together

Every September, Catholic moms brace themselves for the beginning of what seems like non-stop activity: kids in school, extracurricular activities, professional and volunteer commitments. As women and as moms we fill our lives with activities that put other people’s needs … Continue reading

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Holy Virgin of Virgins: Mary the Immaculate Conception

The following is a reflection written by Servant of God, Catherine Doherty: Virgin of Virgins, cool as the snow on the heights, untouched and unscaled… warm, glowing like fire, whose heat can consume without consuming, a fire that draws with … Continue reading

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Defeating the Poverty of Indifference

Posted at Catholic Insight On a wet, chilly Saturday morning in October, something wonderful but odd happened at my parish. Wonderful because it was the Mass at which the young confirmandi and their parents took part in a Confirmation Enrollment … Continue reading

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Will You Let Me Be Your Servant?

This is also posted at Catholic Insight, catholicinsight.com Will you let me be your servant, let me be as Christ to you? Pray that I might have the grace to let you be my servant, too. We are pilgrims on … Continue reading

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The Duty Of The Moment

“Doing the duty of the moment means focusing our whole person – heart, soul, body, emotions, intellect, memory, imagination – on the job at hand!  The duty of the moment done for God is glamorous, exciting, wondrous…..” Catherine Doherty, Grace … Continue reading

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