Monthly Archives: March 2013

Good Friday

And so, Good Friday has arrived.  Have I accompanied the Lord?  I am not sure that I give Him any comfort in my frenetic life and ways, even when I slow down.  And today is about slowing down, recognizing the … Continue reading

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I accompanied him

I am still having trouble letting go of Benedict and totally embracing Francis.  I know I’m not alone.  Amy Wellborn wrote about this on her blog, Charlotte was Both (in several places but this was the entry I found comforting.)  … Continue reading

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Francis first, Begging with Benedict

I like the new Pope.  I’m sure that I will come to love him too.  When thinking of what Benedict might be praying for lately, I am imagining he is praying for Francis.  He knows the cross that was just … Continue reading

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I won’t be home tomorrow evening and the weekend looks hectic so I have time now to write.  I’ve decided to re-title my blog:  Begging with, and for, Benedict XVI.  The title comes from something he said in one of … Continue reading

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Post Benedict

I am still sad but so grateful to God that we had the gift of Joseph Ratzinger as Pope.  I also know that I can continue to learn and engage in conversation with him all the time through prayer and … Continue reading

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