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Entries for December 2011

Saint Juan Diego
Posted on December 09, 2011 13:47 Article Rating
In Southern California, where I grew up, Our Lady of Guadalupe makes near daily appearances on the back of truck windows, murals in people’s backyards, and even purses.  Needless to say, she is a beloved figure in Mexican culture.
Journeys with Mary
Posted on December 08, 2011 09:28 Article Rating
Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me” (Lk 18:16) but he sends Mary straight to them!  We need to remember God’s special love for the children in our lives.  They may not know calculus yet, but they have joy for life and compassionate hearts that we could probably learn a thing or two from.