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159. Basic Training (Luke 3:10-20)

How did St. John the Baptist prepare the way for Jesus? How was he different from Jesus? Find out when Fr. John Bartunek reflects on the Gospel for this coming Sunday, an excerpt from his meditation book “The Better Part”.

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Deliver Me, Jesus: The Litany of Humility

Years ago my spiritual director recommended I pray the Litany of Humility every day.  The saints say humility is that virtue which must the foundation for all others.  Here is the litany: O Jesus! meek and humble of heart, Hear me. From the desire of being esteemed, deliver me, Jesus. From the desire of being loved… From

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Seeking God in Our Daily Duties

How important are our usual daily duties and obligations? Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen explains in this excerpt from his classic Carmelite meditation book “Divine Intimacy”.

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Q&A “Dealing With Negative Thoughts”

Join Dan and Stephanie Burke as they answer your questions about the spiritual life. Topics/Questions Covered in the Show: How many people suffer from negative thoughts? How to find peace through negative thoughts…

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Q&A “A Simple Start to Prayer”

Join Dan and Stephanie Burke as they answer your questions about the spiritual life. Topics/Questions Covered in the Show: How do I start in mental prayer? Why does God thirst for me? What are the signs of spiritual bondage? How do I help family members who struggle in prayer? Can prayer help me remember my past sins?…

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