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5 Non-Saintly Films That Moved Me toward Sanctity

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web-of-gods-and-men-sony-classicsSPIRITUALITY - In the world of Catholic cinema, there is a certain strain of saint movie that seems to traffic primarily in the currency of “pious” and “well-intentioned.” I don’t like this strain, primarily (I fear) because I am neither pious nor particularly well-intentioned. But I tell myself that my dislike is tied to a deeper, more problematic reason...

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Ireland - Praying at "mouse" pace

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alan-director2SPIRITUALITY - The Encyclical on the environment is nearing its final stages, as the Pope mentioned in the Angelus last Sunday, to which he invited to participate "with a renewed attention to environmental degradation, but also to the recovery of one's own territory". The document - due to be published by June 18 - will be addressed to everyone...

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"Follow Me": But where would you have me go?

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Br Robert OConnor fms150SPIRITUALITY - In this Year of Consecrated Life, each of us need not only return to the prophetic stance and mysticism of our founders and our charisms, but to also unlock the seminal treasures of the gospel story in which Jesus reveals to us his ‘Abba’ the God of surprises, writes Marist Brother Robert O'Connor in his piece for CRA's Reflection Series on the Year of Consecrated Life.

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Prayer booklet from Franciscans International on five wounds of Jesus

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hp stimmate francescoSPIRITUALITY - A very interesting prayer reflection shared by Franciscan International which suggests a very practical and concrete contemplation of the Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ modeled to St. Francis of Assisi with a JPIC perspective focusing on wounded people for /with which most of you work.

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Join the Jesuits on an Ignatian Pilgrimage for Lent 2015

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pat-douglaspreviewSPIRITUALITY - “I find safety in busyness, because I get to stay in control when I keep myself busy. It is when I stop being busy — when I stop doing more — that I am at my most vulnerable. It is here that I reveal my imperfect self to God.”  Brother Pat Douglas, SJ. Next month, thousands of Jesuits and Ignatian partners will risk the “safety of busyness” by taking part...

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