Learning That Love Is The Way

by Heather

“A very close friend of mine and I have been having sort of a running conversation lately. We’ve each experienced a certain amount of failure in our lives and have each been on a personal journey of learning that love is the way. I knew that when I was younger. I knew that when I lived with drug addicts who would sell themselves for crack. I knew it when I lived with a homosexual cook who insisted we all call him “Auntie Ray”, and when I lived with Gail, the schizophrenic who refused to sleep anywhere else but on a mattress with no sheets in the basement. I knew that it wasn’t just about doing all the right things right, knowing all the rules and being “appropriate.” I knew that …” [Read more…]

via Mama Knows, Honeychild –.

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Posts I’m sharing this week:

Work of Love

Assumption of Mary – Scott Hahn Video

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Posts I’m sharing this week:

Who Is the Poorest of the Poor

Jesus, Haven of My Soul

Come Forth

Meseret Defar’s Expressing Her Thanks and Devotion in Reaction After Winning the 5000m London Olympic

Free to Love

Make of Me a Vessel

Mary, The Violin

To Love You More

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Posts I’m sharing this week:

Waxing Proud

Oil of Gladness

Unusual Gifts

It’s What We Call Democracy

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Posts I’m sharing this week:

Fully Human, Fully Alive!

Human Responsibility Demands Freedom and Conscience

Audio or Video of Divine Mercy Chaplet

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Posts I”m sharing this week:

I Am the Gift

Take My Hand

An Act of Faith

A Place Apart

Awake O Dreamer, Blaphemer

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Posts I”m sharing this week:

Time, Trial and Chaff

Love’s Mansion

Prayer for the Protection of Religious Liberty

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This week I have one poem and an article I wrote for my nursing school alumni magazine as a response to a piece they printed praising Margaret Sanger and a Mt. Sinai nurse who worked with her.

Vigilance

Then and Now – The Dilemma and the Dialog

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This week was spent in the ER and finally the hospital laid low by what a CAT scan showed to be a partial  intestinal obstruction, which has (Praise the Lord!) resolved itself .  I’m happily and gratefully home again.

I received these video, well worth sharing with all of you and a treatise on the Holy Trinity to open our heart to the  Hoily Ghost:

The Lord’s Command to Baptize

Test of Fire Election Video

Obama’s Not So Secret Plan

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This weeks efforts:

Stir into Flame

My Holy Thee

One Last Prayer

Fear Not

School of Faith

Of Walls and Hedges

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This weeks efforts:

To Seek Bliss

Make It So, Lord

Heaven of My Soul

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This weeks efforts:

What Will You Worship Today?

Flight of Love

You are God

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This weeks efforts:

New Song

Cohabitator Vows

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Lord of All  :

Food For the Poor

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The Lord’s Joy

Living Now

Lilies like Trumpets

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The Breaking

Heart Afire

Burial Oil

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Wounded Love

A Man Clothed in Sin

The Fisher and His Net

Holy Fetus

The Prayer – Video -Talent

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This weeks efforts:

The Visit

Be the Sun in Me

Evening Paradise

Grazing Buffalo

Planetary Dreamscape

Message from Holy Love

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Flower Child

Apple of Your Eye

On a Visit of the Pilgrim Virgin

Your Saints in Glory

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Sunday Snippets–A Catholic Carnival

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I Dream of Heaven

Alpha and Omega

For Fear Apart

Courts of Praise

My All In All

The Anchoress is on the Move

Good things happening to good people and a great writer.  So you can better track her down here she is; same ole, same ole, in classy new digs.

The Anchoress: http://www.firstthings.com/theanchoress/

I’m having a problem reaching her for the moment, working on a dramatic entrance not doubt.