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Archive for June 2012

Capernaum and Tarsus

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Happy feast of Sts. Peter and Paul (once again)!

Without ever intending to, I have somehow grown to appreciate these two in such a big way. I have come to know more about myself in studying both of these ideal disciples. Read the rest of this entry »


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June 29, 2012 at 12:44 pm

Waking up thankful.

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Sometimes, I would swear that I dream of God and I wake up so grateful and happy. e.e. cummings’ poetry sums up my emotion best:

i thank You God for most this amazing day.

i thank You God for most this amazing day:for the leaping greenly spirits of trees and a blue true dream of sky; and for everything which is natural which is infinite which is yes

(i who have died am alive again today, and this is the sun’s birthday; this is the birth day of life and of love and wings: and of the gay great happening illimitably earth)

how should tasting touching hearing seeing breathing any–lifted from the no of all nothing–human merely being doubt unimaginable You?

(now the ears of my ears awake and now the eyes of my eyes are opened)

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June 25, 2012 at 9:04 pm

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What it feels like when prayers are answered.

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June 22, 2012 at 9:08 pm

Defining purpose

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I have been reflecting quite a lot on purpose in my life. To every thing, there is a purpose, right? I’ve been going through this stage of sorting out what’s really important in my life and what’s not and battling emotions associated with so much that’s still void in my life. Read the rest of this entry »

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June 16, 2012 at 5:26 pm

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