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Reflection for Easter Sunday

Reflection for Easter Sundayfrom the Catholic Health Association of America Christ, our paschal lamb, has been sacrificed;let us then feast with joy in the Lord. 1 Corinthians 5:7b-8aA young boy and his father were driving down a country road on...

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Reflection for Holy Week

Reflection for Holy Weekfrom the Catholic Health Association of America “Christ became obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross. Because of this, God greatly exalted him and bestowed on him the name which is above every name.”...

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Reflection for the Fifth Week of Lent

Reflection for the Fifth Week of Lentfrom the Catholic Health Association of America “Even now, says the Lord, return to me with your whole heart; for I am gracious and merciful.” Joel 2:12-13In our ministry we have entire rooms dedicated to the...

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Reflection for the Fourth Week of Lent

Reflection for the Fourth Week of Lent from the Catholic Health Association of America “I will get up and go to my Father and shall say to him:Father, I have sinned against heaven and against you.” Luke 15:8 When asked, Mark Twain named Jesus...

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Reflection for the Third Week of Lent

Reflection for the Third Week of Lentfrom the Catholic Health Association of America “Repent, says the Lord; the kingdom of heaven is at hand.” Matthew 4:7On a cold morning in November, Leigh Ann Tuohy and her husband, Sean, were driving when...

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Reflection for the Second Week of Lent

Reflection for the Second Week of Lent from the Catholic Health Association of America “From the shining cloud the Father's voice is heard: This is my beloved Son, hear him.” Matthew 17:5 How many times have we, upon witnessing a colleague’s or...

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Reflection for the First Week of Lent

Reflection for the First Week of Lentfrom the Catholic Health Association of America One does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes forth from the mouth of God. Matthew 4:4 On a hillside by the Sea of Galilee, Jesus taught his...

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Reflection for Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday Reflection from the Catholic Health Association of America If today you hear God’s voice, harden not your heart.Psalm 95:8 In the days before refrigerators were common, many people used icehouses to keep their food cold....

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A Reflection for Christmas

Advent Reflections from the Catholic Health Association of America God’s Story and Our Story The Solemnity of Christmas is celebrated with four sets of scripture readings for the Masses of vigil, midnight, dawn and day.  Each set of readings...

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Reflection – Fourth Week of Advent

Advent Reflections from the Catholic Health Association of America Don’t Box Me In Anyone who has experienced moving to a new place and shopping for a new home will notice changes in home design over time. Homes built in the 1950’s often had one...

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Reflection – Third Week of Advent

Advent Reflections from the Catholic Health Association of America No Time To Stifle Ourselves Many will know of the 1970’s television series, All In The Family.  The two main characters were Archie Bunker and his wife Edith Bunker. Archie was a...

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Reflection – Second Week of Advent

Advent Reflections from the Catholic Health Association of America In the Meantime There was a post on Facebook commemorating a person who recently died.  It read simply:  “Born 1932. Died 2017. In between, amazing human being.”  It was a very...

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Reflection – First Week of Advent

Advent Reflections from the Catholic Health Association of AmericaDefiant Christmas Trees With December, Christmas trees begin to appear.We suddenly notice they are in our hospitals, our office buildings, and the vast variety of sites where we...

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