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Praying for All Marriages

We usually tend to write about marriage specifically in terms of husband/wife relationship issues. This week, however, we discovered a prayer titled, “Intercessory Prayers for Married Couples. The prayers are in the form of a litany – each line begins … Continue reading

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Pope Francis on Marriage that Lasts Forever

On Valentine’s Day Pope Francis met with engaged couples in St. Peter’s Square.  He had couples submit questions to him before the meeting and he chose three that he responded to as he spoke to them  His responses speak to … Continue reading

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My Dreams, Your Dreams, Our Dreams

(Rita) I think that one of the things that contributes to a happy marriage is dreaming together.  That means sharing individual dreams, dreaming together and supporting each other in the fulfillment of an individual dream which in effect becomes a … Continue reading

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Together in the Word

Rita is working on a book of daily prayers for married couples, based on the daily scripture readings.  This week we would like to share with you her entry for today.  I tell her that she is becoming a pretty … Continue reading

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Why Pray?

Rita The last few weekends we have noticed a significant drop in Mass attendance and we began to ask whether people pray less in the summer.  Are people just on vacation so not at Mass, or do people go to … Continue reading

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Open Wide Your Heart

This post falls on Ash Wednesday, so we are sitting here with ashes on our foreheads, thinking about the meaning of Lent and its call for repentance and personal growth.  We would like to first share with you a reflection … Continue reading

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A Reflection from Rita

Recently, Rita has begun a project that she has talked about for many years.  There are many books of daily prayers available – some of them for married couples.  Rita has wanted to use her experience of teaching scripture to … Continue reading

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