Entries for March 2016

Does the Forgiveness of God Touch Our Lives?
By Father Bob Kraig     I struggle so much with making sense of the Resurrection that we just celebrated this past Sunday when events like Belgium occur.  I believe in the Resurrection; I believe that because of Jesus death is not the final answer; I believe the Resurrection gives us hope; I believe that the trust...

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Running Into Open Arms
Although my great niece is going to be 21 this year I always recall the days when she was two to three years old.  I would get out of the car and she would come running to me saying: ‘Uncle Bobby!’  I opened my arms and she would run into them. I always looked forward to this – it was the greatest feeling.&n...

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Does God Get Into March Madness?
By Father Bob Kraig     March Madness: Who makes it to the ‘dance’ of the NCAA tournament and who doesn’t make it?  How is it decided?  Why do some teams with more losses make it and those with less losses do not?  Ok – they played tougher competition but who decides which team is bett...

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Are you here? Or There? How Do I Get There?
By Father Bob Kraig     You Are Here!  Ever been in a mall or downtown in another city and you need to find out where you are and what you have to do to get to where you want to go?  One of those ‘you are here’ maps is needed.  They’re great – they tell you the direction you need ...

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An Unexpected Winter
By Father Bob Kraig     The unusual winter we have had this year was on my mind the other day as I was driving back to SJN.  While we usually leave it at ‘I’ll take this kind of winter anytime, 'I can’t believe the winter we’ve had’ or ‘I really enjoyed not being cooped up in the...

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