Monthly Archives: December 2013

Patience and God

I thought this article by Fr. Ron Rolheiser in the Scottish Catholic Observer was very good, and not only because of the Teilhard de Chardin reference :-).  I encourage you to read the article here but set forth below is … Continue reading

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Saint Francis Xavier: A Digital Pilgrimage

Originally posted on In Our Company:
Genesis 12:1 “Leave your country, your people and your father’s household and go to the land I will show you.”  The map below details the journeys of Saint Francis Xavier from Europe to different…

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Feast of St. Francis Xavier, S.J. (December 3)

Today is the Feast Day of St. Francis Xavier, S.J., one of the most famous early Jesuits. He was a close companion of St. Ignatius of Loyola and one of the first seven Jesuits. Francis Xavier led an extensive mission into Asia, mainly … Continue reading

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Teilhard de Chardin Quote of the Week (December 2, 2013)

“[W]hen one understands how physical and immediate is the omni-influence of Christ, the vigor assumed by every detail of the Christian life is quite astonishing; it gains an emphasis never dreamt of by those who are frightened of the realistic … Continue reading

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