Tag Archives: Trust

The Light Shines on in the Darkness

A man of incredible intellect and energy, Fr. Robert J. Spitzer, S.J., Ph.D., noticed a marked decrease in faith among college students when he was President of Gonzaga University, 1998-2009, so he founded the Magis Center with the following mission … Continue reading

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Singing (Hallelujah) in the Rain

(I am off in just a few minutes. In the meantime, I loved this Ordinary Miracle from our reader, Donna Kelly. It hearkened back to a frequent occurrence during my pilgrimage. It would threaten to rain and I would pray … Continue reading

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Cardinal Virtue From a Child’s Faith

Ordinary Miracles (This simple little story sees Jesus through the trusting eyes of a child. Our reader, Karen Dembia, sent it along with the picture. We often fear to speak of what we ask, lest we look a fool when … Continue reading

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Workaday Miracles

(As many of you have figured out, I am dealing with several significant problems this Holy Week, which have caused me to be a tad pre-occupied. All will be well, but there are matters I must attend to. Earlier today, … Continue reading

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