Tag Archives: Priests

  1. The Really Odd Thing is…

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    March 20, 2018 by lucieromarin

    …that everyone knows that a prisoner is imprisoned. He can’t just go wandering about from parish to parish to find …
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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. “We Have to Remain Faithful”


    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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  5. In Praise of Bland Clergymen


    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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  6. On Clerical Roadkill


    January 2, 2014 by lucieromarin

    I’ve just realised that I know (or know of) five priests who have left active ministry – of whom two …
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  7. Ten Things that Ought to Exist


    November 12, 2013 by lucieromarin

    1. A rest-home for the burnt-out and the broken-hearted. This has been a dream of many years for me, unfulfilled …
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