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    The Ignatian Guide to Forgiveness Lenten Read-Along - text next to hands holding heart image

    Lenten Read-Along: Prayer in a Time of Anger

    God of welcome, God of embrace, As ocean waves rise and fall, as stormy clouds gather and clear, as moving winds blow and subside, So, too, does my...
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    Yearning for Light

    The Earth is yearning. I can see it in the strings of lights, so many more...
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    A Truth-Telling Thanksgiving Prayer

    St. Ignatius urged his followers to converse with Jesus in the same way that one would speak with a very dear friend. In his...

    Abiding Love

    Editor’s note: Throughout July, we’re celebrating 31 Days with St. Ignatius, a month-long celebration of Ignatian spirituality. In addition to the calendar of Ignatian...

    Love As If . . .

    Love as if loving is the first thing on your to-do list. Love as if you have no other plan but to love. Love as if...
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    The Grace of Autumn

    Autumn Leaves Summer’s end cathedral windows paint pale canvas, dapple our shadows with sight, for colors pieced and patched quilt earth to sky; precious colors once hidden within, made plain by grace, grace us. Fall’s Last...
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    Giving in God’s Name

    A Room Filled with Treasure You showed me a room filled with treasure, precious, priceless, and told me it was mine; I marveled: what a gift! such abundance! a comfort to...
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    While we’re often called to actively participate in God’s good work in the world, sometimes God tells us to stop for a bit and...
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    Healing and Comfort

    Sometimes God heals and comforts us, like Jesus did for Jairus’s daughter, the woman with the hemorrhage, and Peter’s mother-in-law. Sometimes God heals and...
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    Pentecost I watch Your branches dance, bathed in morning sun, and wonder at the work of Spirit’s breath between the leaves; what You have begun You will fulfill, and we who wait so...