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Laying It All Out There

Prayer-401401 1280 (St. Frances of Rome) Esther C:12, 14-16, 23-35; Matthew 7:7-12   We often admire people who at least appear to “lay it all out there” or “tell it like it is.”  Esther did that in her prayer for her fellow Jews, who faced genocide instigated by a vain official who couldn’t understand and despised their allegiance to their faith and their God.  She—a queen—and those with her prostrated themselves as she prayed before God, asking for mercy, protection and justice.  Yet Jesus reminds us that...

Episode 8 Tap Into Life - Chicago

Mj and vito praying Check out our recent podcast episode! How has your first week have Lent been going? Listen as Br. Vito and Br. MJ discuss how the season of Lent is more than giving up chocolate, but is about deepening your relationship with Christ. Want to say Hola? Email us at:   Links to the Rome Reports interview with Br. MJ: Br. MJ as a Spaniard Br. MJ's link in English   Stay up to date with the podcast on the Facebook page:
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Tap Into Life Podcast, Episode 7 from Detroit

Tom and keith  detail  detail Check out our recent podcast episode! It's our Fat Tuesday episode! Listen to Fr. Keith and Fr. Tom discuss Lent and share ideas of how to Pray, Fast, and Give during this holy season. Have your own ideas on how to Pray, Fast, and Give? Share them with us: Be sure to keep up with the latest podcast happenings on our Facebook page: Want to join Fr. Tom at his monthly Solanus Casey Young Adult (18-35) event? Check out the event's Facebook page: Have questions? Want...
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Getting Away With…Hyperbole?

Juliustennonvioladavisaafeb09 Viola Davis is a talented actress who has paid her dues to reach the highest levels of critical and popular acclaim.  She caught widespread notice in her role as a dedicated and conflicted mother in the movie Doubt, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award.  She also received raves for her role in The Help.  For the past several years she has starred in the television drama How to Get Away with Murder, where she became the first African American to receive an Emmy as Best Lead Actress in a Drama Series. In 2010 she won...