Beautiful Fully Red Candy Canes

July 21st, 2011 | Posted by YLF in Blog | Emaus News - (Comments Off on Beautiful Fully Red Candy Canes)
Lamb of God

Feast of the Precious Blood of Christ Main feast of the Missionary Sisters of the Precious Blood Ex 12: 21-27 Heb 9: 11-15 Mk 14: 12-16, 22-26 There is the famous Christmas peppermint white-red candy cane. There should be the fully red candy cane for the CPS sisters. This is my queer suggestion. The former …
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Mariannhill and Saint Benedict

July 12th, 2011 | Posted by YLF in Blog | Emaus News - (Comments Off on Mariannhill and Saint Benedict)

Rootedness in the Benedictine-Trappist tradition is a basic component of our charism as the congregation of the Missionaries of Mariannhill. Let us see briefly. It stems from the fact that our congregation “springs from” a community with a monastic life-style and spirituality and which strove very hard to combine the monastic and missionary ways of …
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Sacred Heart of Jesus

July 6th, 2011 | Posted by YLF in Blog | Emaus News - (Comments Off on Sacred Heart of Jesus)

An eight-year-old boy is just over a serious illness, when his sister comes down with the same sickness. The only way to save her is to use the antibodies developed in his brother’s blood. A blood transfusion therefore! So the doctor asks the little boy if he would accept to donate blood to his sister. …
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Homily on the occasion of the Anniversary of the Death of Abbot Francis

July 6th, 2011 | Posted by YLF in Blog | Emaus News - (Comments Off on Homily on the occasion of the Anniversary of the Death of Abbot Francis)

Jn 19: 25-27 Dear sisters and brothers, Blessed Mother Teresa once said to one of her friends suffering from a severe cancer that she was so close to the Jesus’ cross that he could embrace her. Near the Cross! Could Mary be closer to her son at the foot of the Cross? Could Abbot Francis …
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Yearning for Light

July 6th, 2011 | Posted by Emaus Mission in Blog | Emaus News - (Comments Off on Yearning for Light)

Newgrange, a monument not far from Dublin in Ireland, is one of the best known prehistoric tombs in the world. It was built about 3000 B.C. What’s special about it? Every year on the Winter Solstice, on 21 December, as the sun rises its light shines through the 18m long passageway which leads into the …
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