Tag Archives: Relationship

Dwindling Church?

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[Note: What I’ve written here is partly in response to another blogger’s thoughts as posted at this link, “A Painful Experience” at the OpenPath blog]

Our growing world challenges us as faith communities to grow with it.  Persons create organizations, religious included, to do together what none of us can do alone. The rest of this post, with its links and comments, can be viewed on my new blog, Variegated Vision. All other content from this site has also been moved there.

Dwindling Church? – Variegated Vision (mollyjayne40.wordpress.com)

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The Word Shall Heal

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One of my most favorite moments in the Catholic Mass is when as a congregation, everyone speaks together during the Eucharistic celebration, “Lord, I am not worthy to receive you, but only say the Word and I shall be healed.” This is derived from today’s Gospel reading. The centurion, a man of compassion and great faith, humbles himself to the Lord to ask for healing for his suffering servant who lies at home paralyzed.

Lord, I am not worthy to have you under my roof; only say the word and my servant will be healed. (Matt 8:8 NAB)

Read the rest of this post on my new blog, Variegated Vision…
The Word Shall Heal (mollyjayne40.wordpress.com)
All other content from this site has been moved there as well.