Category Archives: Priests

  1. When Mass is the Trigger

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    February 11, 2018 by lucieromarin

    Traumatised persons are removed from triggering people, places or situations, in the interests of recovery. This is known. It may …
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  2. Naive to Assume He Isn’t

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    January 31, 2018 by lucieromarin

    So, I got Kilgraved. Then this happened: My best friend died eight months after her illness was diagnosed. During her …
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  3. The Good Bishop and the Determined Little Girl

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    June 6, 2014 by lucieromarin

    I just read this in the biography of St John Neumann, and had to share it: A charming story is …
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  4. Oils, Books, Treasure

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    May 17, 2014 by lucieromarin

    Well, despite my clarion call to women to resist the temptation to fret about beauty, I found myself this morning …
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  5. Rhapsody Rhapsody

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    April 24, 2014 by lucieromarin

    Roadkill of the world! I’ve written elsewhere about the bizarre habit of telling single people that they ought not to …
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  6. “We Have to Remain Faithful”

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    March 15, 2014 by lucieromarin

    You’ll hear this from the pulpit, sometimes: “When scandal occurs or others fall, we have to remain faithful,” or, “Even …
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  7. In Praise of Bland Clergymen

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    February 14, 2014 by lucieromarin

    You know the sort: he rarely smiles; his sermons, though largely inoffensive, are uninspiring recitals of points of catechism we …
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