Monthly Archives: November 2014

Economy of Right Relationship: An Advent Reflection Guide for a New Economy

We live in a time of great income inequality here in the United States and across the world. But there are signs of hope that we can birth a new vision for our economy that is in right relationship with …

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Weekly Prayer – November 25, 2014

Dear Jesus, At this time of Thanksgiving we remember how the Wampanoag Indians accepted the Pilgrims and helped them survive their first winter in a new land. Together they celebrated the new harvest at the first Thanksgiving. May we remember …

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Hispanic Ministry Web Master

Established organization, located at 1902 N. Calhoun Street in Bellevue, Nebraska, is looking to attract a talented individual to work full-time as a bi-lingual (Spanish and English) web master/marketing specialist. The bi-lingual Web Master/Marketing specialist develops and executes cutting-edge design …

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The Pope’s Prayer Intentions for 2015 Entrusted to the Apostleship of Prayer

JANUARY General: That those from diverse religious traditions and all people of good will may work together for peace. Mission: That in this year dedicated to consecrated life, religious men and women may rediscover the joy of following Christ and …

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Tacloban, One Year Later

It was a painful and difficult story for Josephine, 15 years old, and her father Jose to tell. I sat on in their small, one-room house that they built from the wreckage of Haiyan (Yolanda), the greatest typhoon ever to …

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More Talking Made a Less Effective Missionary

As a newly ordained priest in Japan I lived in a parish with a Columban colleague who was the pastor. On weekdays I attended language school, while at weekends I helped out in small ways with various parish activities. Major …

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The Columban Center for Advocacy and Outreach Welcomes President’s Immigration Executive Action, Urges Congress to Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2014 Contact: Elizabeth Nye, Advocacy Associate Office: 202-635-5812, Email: WASHINGTON, DC—On Thursday, President Obama unveiled his much-anticipated Executive Order on immigration, which will grant 5 million of our undocumented immigrant brothers and sisters relief …

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Weekly Prayer – November 20, 2014

Loving God Father, Son and Holy Spirit We thank you for uniting us with you And with one another by filling us With your own divine life.

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Like a Flower with Petals

Adults, whether mother, father, relative, teacher, friend or neighbor, relate daily with children and adolescents. So, it is good to ask ourselves, how do we approach them? Does the relationship that we establish help them to grow? The reality is, …

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Children Whose Classroom is a Cemetery

“And go quickly, and tell his disciples that HE is Risen from the dead; and, behold, he goeth before you into Galilee; there shall ye see him: lo, I have told you. And they departed quickly from the epulcher with …

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