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Catholic Spiritual Direction

Finding Peace in the Middle East – A profound moment with an Archbishop from Iraq

June 12, 2012 by  
Filed under Dan Burke, Detachment, Peace

Dear Friends, I had the fascinating opportunity to spend some time with Archbishop Bashar Warda of Erbil (Northern Iraq) last week. I was blessed to meet him face-to-face as I facilitated an interview with him and Tim Drake of the National Catholic Register during his visit to EWTN. We talked about the state of the Church in Iraq, the persecution, and the resolve of this good Bishop to remain steadfast in his commitment to Christ... Read More

Calling All Readers! – “Spiritual Combat” Profile – CSD Book Club

June 12, 2012 by  
Filed under Book Club, Vicki Burbach

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I’m the kind of person who loves to share what I’ve been reading.  As a Catholic convert who is really excited about the Faith, much of my reading is “spiritual.”  But don’t think that deters me!  Whether the Bible, Catechism or Catholic classics, whatever the conversation, I can always find a segue into my latest book. For example: Friendly Acquaintance at a Mother’s Group: So are you keeping warm this week?  I... Read More