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St. Therese: The Value of Suffering

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

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You Give God Radical Permission

This past Advent as I received the Sacrament of Reconciliation, the priest mercifully imposed a seemingly unchallenging penance: say one “Our Father.” The 10-year-old Mike would have loved that penance a whole lot more than what the priest typically prescribed

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What’s The Best Way To Die?

Some questions we might ask in this life likely will forever remain a mystery. For those, there is no such thing as a “right answer” or even a good answer. At most, the best answer available might begin “Well, that

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Mike & Donna Eisenbath



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