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Julie Davis reveals secrets of ‘Seeking Jesus’

Featured on NewEvangelizers.com “Down in my bones, my deepest need is to know Jesus better,“ thus Julie Davis opens her second book, Seeking Jesus in Everyday Life: Prayers and Reflections for Getting Closer. I’ve been a fan of Julie Davis … Continue reading

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Friars Corner: An Epiphany Home Blessing

Isaiah 60:1-6; Ps 72:1-2, 7-8, 10-13; Ephesians 3:2-3a, 5-6; Matthew 2:1-12 This is the Eastern Church’s Christmas. In ancient times an Epiphany meant either the showing of a god or the solemn visit of a ruler, considered a god, to … Continue reading

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Got Joy? Latest JOYAlive.net posts 12-29-17

Julie Davis tops the JOYAlive.net charts! Christmas in Germany, 1944 Friars Corner: Alive and shining with Jesus Behold, I make all things new (Rev 21:5) Friars Corner: Be Alive for Jesus  

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Julie Davis tops the JOYAlive.net charts!

The stats are in! The highest rated post on JOYAlive.net for 2017 with 462 views was From Atheist to Happy Catholic, the dramatic conversion story of Julie Davis. Congratulations, Julie! Later in the year, I interviewed Julie about her new … Continue reading

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Got Joy? Latest JOYAlive.net Posts 12-15-17

  How (and why) to give your testimony during the holidays Friars Corner: Jesus always comes with a gift for us Christmas Sale! 20% off DVDs Atheists and the Holy Spirit of Christmas Friars Corner: Come closer to Jesus, our … Continue reading

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Atheists and the Holy Spirit of Christmas

Featured on NewEvangelizers.com Most Christians are really atheists who feel trapped in their family’s religion. They need not be Christian to enjoy the holiday season. This cynical explanation is how David Silverman, president of American Atheists, rationalized the giant billboard … Continue reading

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Friars Corner: May the light of Jesus Christ surround and fill us

By Fr. Bob Hilz, TOR Ezekiel 34:1-12, 15-17; Psalm 23:1-6; 1 Corinthians 15:20-6, 28; Matthew 25:31-46 Dear Holy Spirit, please help us understand the significance of this solemn feast. We are now at the last Sunday of our Liturgical Year … Continue reading

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Joy Story: Finding Jesus in the Eucharist

By Greg Wasinski As a lifelong Catholic, I spent many years going through the motions of Mass, catechism class, sacramental preparation and prayer without allowing myself to appreciate the beauty of our faith.  During an adult period of my life, … Continue reading

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