Archive for July 2019

A Grand Love: Grandparents fill special role for children

By Dr. Kathie Amidei, Guest Contributor At a conference many years ago, a speaker made an impression on me. She said, “I always imagined God’s love as that of a parent. That is until I became a grandparent. I now think God’s love is more like a grandparent.” She went on to explain how it…

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Cultivating the good life through setting mid-year goals

by Cari Terracina, Publications Manager The small decisions we make today matter. What story do you want to tell? What decisions do you need to make today to move boldly in that direction? Take a look around. How are you feeling at this point in the year? Tired? – It’s been a journey since January.…

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Radio Maria organizes Medjugorje pilgrimage

Medjugorje has become the international melting pot of the world, unifying our faith. Radio Maria U.S. pilgrimage was a part of this movement in June, with pilgrims from all parts of the United States experiencing the grace of the Cross of Mt. Krizevac in Herzegovina. From the 1980’s the drive around the narrow hair-raising mountain…

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What can I accomplish if I go on retreat

By Gabriel Rodriguez, Ph.D., Guest Contributor, Office of Life and Justice For years I have known about retreats, but had never been to one. My work had kept me busy, and included lots of stress and conflicts. I had been to Medjugorje three times in between 1989 and 1990. Those pilgrimages had awoken my faith…

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