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The Immaculate Heart of Mary

Friday, July 1, 1988

By Father Paul A. Duffner, O.P. THE MEANING OF THE WORD “HEART” IN CHRISTIAN PIETY Human life is dependent, in a special way, on the proper functioning of the heart. By its pulsations every minute of the day and night, blood is circulated to every part of the body. If it ceases to function for […]

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Our Adversary – The Devil

Sunday, May 1, 1988

By Father Paul A. Duffner, O.P. On Nov. 15, 1972 Pope Paul Vl began his general audience with these words: “What are the church’s greatest needs at the present time? Don’t be surprised at our answer, and don’t write it off as simplistic or even superstitious: one of the Church’s greatest needs is to be […]

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Is Lent Dead?

Tuesday, March 1, 1988

By Father Paul A. Duffner, O.P. On the front cover of TIME magazine, April 8, 1966, there appeared in large bold type three words: “Is God Dead?” The question referred, among other things, to the apparent lack of any impact that religion seemed to have on the lives of so many people today. When this […]

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Time and Eternity

Friday, January 1, 1988

By Father Paul A. Duffner, O.P. This issue of THE ROSARY, LIGHT AND LIFE marks the beginning of another year. Whenever we pass the beginning of a new year, or a birthday, or an anniversary, we become vaguely conscious of the passing of time. Another milestone in our short pilgrimage in this world has been […]

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