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Nancy Ward is a convert, journalist, blogger, published author and speaker on her conversion, Catholicism and Christian community in Texas. She loves to share her faith story and help others share theirs through her Sharing Your Faith Stories seminars and DVD. She contributed four chapters to The Catholic Mom's Prayer Companion. JoyAlive.net and NancyHCWard.com
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Category Archives: Fr. Bob Hilz
Isaiah 22:19-23; Ps 138:1-3, 6, 8; Romans 11:33-36; Matthew 16:13-20 Building on our “long” reflections of last week, we come to the very crux and heart of our Catholic faith and life. Who is Jesus Christ? And what does he … Continue reading
Pressed into Service Strange Gods: Moments of distraction Friars Corner: The joy of Jesus’ merciful healing
Isaiah 56:1, 6-7; Ps 67:2-3, 5,6,8; Romans 11:13-15, 29-32, Matthew 15:21-28 In the past months of my travels I have learned some new things that are helpful for my understanding of our church and world. One bishop described the church … Continue reading
Who owns your body? Keep Calm and Carry On Friars Corner: Listen for that tiny whisper
1 Kings 19:9a, 11-13a; Ps 85:9-14; Romans 9:1-5; 14:22-33 There is a link in the first and gospel readings today. The Elijah story harkens back to Moses on the same mountain amidst storms, lightning and clouds when God gave him … Continue reading
Are you a Joy Detective? Circle of Good: Loving the sinner Friars Corner: Jesus calls us also as friends
Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14; Ps 97:1-2, 5-6, 9; 2 Peter 1:16-19; Mark 9:2-10 This Sunday we bypass the 18th Sunday of Ordinary Time to celebrate the feast of the Transfiguration of Jesus. High on a mountain Jesus’ true identity and glory … Continue reading
Finding Bridges to bring fringe Catholics home New Evangelizers: God’s Partners Friars Corner: Are we firelights for Christ?