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March 22, 2020

Chapter Talk – Fourth Sunday of Lent – March 22, 2020, cycle-A  “Seeing with the inner eye” – This pithy phrase is how the Jesuit scripture scholar, Fr. John Donahue, begins his commentary on this Sunday’s gospel reading.  One way I think we can express the focus of monastic life is to become more Christ-like […]

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