Becoming Catholic, Again

  Sacred Threads participant and Author Catherine Brunell has published her first book this fall.   Becoming Catholic, Again - Connecting the Faith We Were Taught with the Faith We Live  (Chicago: Loyola Press, 2012).  In her passionate voice, Brunell...

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Insights & Outbursts: An election year breath of fresh air

     “We own what we build, but as human beings, we are also built, not primarily by government but by institutions that shape our character. Responsible self-governing citizens … are cultivated in families, religious institutions and...

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Mental Illness Awareness Week

As we complete Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 7-13), and prepare for the Sacred Threads Event on October 17th w/ Dr. Nancy Kehoe on "The Journey to Wholeness" we wanted to share this prayer: Loving Creator, we come to...

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New Month, New Thanks

As another month comes to a close, and the world continues to be more and more chaotic (there was a 3.4 earthquake in Dallas, Texas of all places last night!) maybe we could stand at the door of October...

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Look for the Ecstasy

Love this excerpt from Sufi poet, Rumi:"Before a flower can open in the rose garden,thousands of thorns come to pierce it.Although the soul has received only grief, Love has made her turn away from the world:Look for the ecstasy of...

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God Ran Away

God ran away when we imprisoned her and put her in a box named Church.  God would have none of our labels and our limitations and she said:"I will escape and paint myself in a simpler, poorer soil where...

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Calling All Moms, Great and Small!

We are thrilled to offer our latest program for all moms (or those who want to hear the great stories of a mom) who recognize the ups and downs of the spiritual journey we call parenthood.  Hope to see...

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A Heart’s Journey Concert THIS Friday

We hope you will join us THIS FRIDAY- you will be inspired!

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Embracing Change

When spring arrives, everything in the natural world changes.  Some of us really suffer with those changes (helloooo allergies!), but some of us feel like we are shedding off that heavy skin of winter and can finally breathe a...

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