Tag Archives: mercy

Thursday Thanks

Last Thursday, before I left for my son’s house in Central New York, I attended a luncheon where the volunteers who served each week at Concerns-U Food Pantry were served lunch. When you sign-up  to serve as shoppers for our … Continue reading

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I Forgive You !

Forgiveness is the heart of Christianity. During these dark, tragic days since  the Charleston massacre, yesterday  this murderer was faced by the victim’s families during the bond hearing. They  followed Christ’s example from the cross to give forgiveness  to the … Continue reading

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Monday Music, “Falling Slowly” from “Once”, the film

This is not a current film. but was out in 2007 and I thought a good contrast to “50 Shades of Grey) which was just released.  “Once ”  touched me on several levels.  The music  is a haunting and a … Continue reading

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Pope Kisses and Blesses Deformed Man

On last Wednesday at the Papal audience in St. Peter’s Square, this man whose body is grossly  deformed by neurofibromatosis, approached the Pope.  A lesser man could have easily turned away in revulsion, but Pope Francis reached out to him … Continue reading

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