Tag Archives: God’s will

“Not My Will, But Yours”

(from The Faith: Reflections on the truths of the Apostles’ Creed from the teaching of Pope Benedict XVI) The three Apostles – Peter, James, and John – were asleep [in Gethsemane], but they awoke intermittently and heard the refrain of … Continue reading

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Jesus, the High Priest

(from The Faith: Reflections on the truths of the Apostles’ Creed from the teaching of Pope Benedict XVI) The Letter to the Hebrews gave us a profound interpretation of this prayer of the Lord [in] Gethsemane. It says: Jesus’ tears, … Continue reading

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Prayer for a Friday Morning

O my God, I offer You all my thoughts, words, actions, and sufferings, and I beseech You to give me Your grace that I may not offend You this day, but may faithfully serve You and do Your Will in … Continue reading

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Raising Happy Purposeful Children

I had an interesting conversation yesterday with one of my patients.   Her unmarried, 30-something daughter had recently moved out.  Neighbours’ tongues were wagging and criticism of the daughter was voiced since my patient is not in the best of health.  … Continue reading

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