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Why Should Anyone Desire Humility?

Some years ago, at my morning prayer group, my cherished friend Deacon Larry brought copies of the Litany of Humility. I never had heard of that prayer until that day. The men in my group trust Larry implicitly, so we dove

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St. Therese: Early Indications of Contemplation

As part of my formation for the Secular Carmelites, my group has begun reading “The Story of a Soul,” the well-known autobiography of St. Therese Lisieux. Each month, we are assigned a few chapters to read and then discuss at

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Detachment is a Virtue for All, Not Just Carmelites

Perhaps you have heard this old business saying: “It’s better to seek forgiveness than to ask permission.” Indeed, my admittedly brief time in the field of big business indicates that asking permission has about a 50 percent success rate, at

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Mike & Donna Eisenbath



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