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As we come to the close of Lent we are reminded by St Jerome that

As we come to the close of Lent we are reminded by St Jerome that

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St. Jerome compares Old Testament examples of 40 days of fasting to turn away God's anger to Christ's fast, and the establishment… | The season of Lent ...

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... the example of Jesus in everything that we do. There are lots of examples of their hard work below so enjoy reading Year 7's reflections on our faith!

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We come to the holiest three days in the Church's life, what is called Triduum. Three main events are celebrated within these three days.

We also speak of fasting through Lent - and yet Pope Francis continually reminds us that fasting need not simply be considered from food or drink - but in ...

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Thus, today, I am sharing it - both so that I won't forget again and also so that you will have plenty of time to print it and gather and stuff eggs ...

St. Jerome compares Old Testament examples of 40 days of fasting to turn away God's anger to Christ's fast, and the establishment of the 40 days of Lenten ...

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The forty days of Lent are set aside, as holy days, for special focus

... the example of Jesus in everything that we do. There are lots of examples of their hard work below so enjoy reading Year 7's reflections on our faith!

St. Jerome reminds us of the importance of meditating on Scripture in order to hear what God has to say.

Introducing the Paschal fast, St. Cyril reminds us of the great grace God bestowed

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As we highlighted in a recent post, there are several Pharisaic rules and regulations in place to successfully nominate a saint. For easy reference, we are ...

“Let the one among you who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her.”

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As I said on my blog earlier this week, Eastertide is one of those times when I think of absent friends and family, whyever they are absent.

In the first paragraph we hear that Israel had, in effect, fallen already through

... the example of Jesus in everything that we do. There are lots of examples of their hard work below so enjoy reading Year 7's reflections on our faith!

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On the surface, it's a simple acknowledgment that the things we need to live all have their source in God, as ...

The Church prepares us for the beginning of the Great Lent step by step. We have been reminded of Zacchaeus who was seeking Christ and received mercy from ...

St. Jerome is a Father and Doctor of the Church who is best known for his compiling of the Vulgate version of the Catholic Bible, now the standard edition ...

... appeared to St. Jerome, doctor of the Church and Father of scriptural studies, asking, “Jerome, what have you to offer me?” to which Jerome replied, “I ...

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... the example of Jesus in everything that we do. There are lots of examples of their hard work below so enjoy reading Year 7's reflections on our faith!

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God replied: “I am who I am.” Then he added, “This is what you will tell the Israelites: I AM has sent me to you.” (Ex. 3:14)

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... the example of Jesus in everything that we do. There are lots of examples of their hard work below so enjoy reading Year 7's reflections on our faith!

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