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The Feast of Mary Frances Clarke

October 04, 2017 · 2 Comments

As we celebrate the Feast of Mary Frances Clarke, a peacemaker, a woman whose background includes the Quaker tradition, we ponder how she would react to the acts of violence, the vitriolic rhetoric which is ever present in our world today, and the sadness of the many natural disasters of hurricanes, floods, fires and earthquakes which have affected so many people.

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Wisdom of Nelson Mandela

August 04, 2014 · No Comments

"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others." ~Nelson Mandela

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Wisdom of Pope Francis

June 04, 2014 · No Comments

"Let's ask ourselves: are we open to the Holy Spirit, do I pray to him to enlighten me, to make me more sensitive to the things of God? And this is a prayer we need to pray every day: Holy Spirit may my heart be open to the Word of God, may my heart be open to good, may my heart be open to the beauty of God, every day."

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Wisdom of Maya Angelou

May 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

"We can learn to see each other and see ourselves in each other and recognize that human beings are more alike than we are unalike."

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