Tag Archives: Our Lady of Peace Shrine

The Heartbeat of America

By Charlie Johnston I rode a train from Washington, D.C. to Charlottesville, Virginia. I don’t care for buses, but I like Amtrak. Riding a train offers the cozy intimacy of coming in the back door of an old farmhouse you … Continue reading

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Walking on Water – Musings

By Charlie Johnston I am spending a few days at Our Lady of Peace Parish and Shrine in Santa Clara, California. It is situated in the heart of Silicon Valley, holds three Daily Masses each day, and is jam-packed. I … Continue reading

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