Hope for Michael Corleone

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In the past three months, my husband and I watched the three Godfather movies for the first time. We were both quite impressed with parts one and two, and agreed that the writing, acting, and directing of the third part … Continue reading

The Child’s Mysterious Knowledge

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I’ve owned Sofia Cavalletti’s two volumes on Catechesis of the Good Shepherd for years, but never got past chapter one in book one. Last week, I took The Religious Potential of the Child off the shelf and started at the … Continue reading

Not Open to the Public

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Today, in the Catholic Church, we celebrate the Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord, when Jesus led Peter and John to a mountaintop and was changed before their very eyes. After I finished today’s readings in Magnificat, I turned … Continue reading