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Ways to Find Comfort After Losing a Pet

Ways to Find Comfort After Losing a Pet

It’s the little things that get me. Like folding laundry fresh from the dryer — Lucky Dee would jump straight into the basket of warm…

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Did Mary Ever Perform a Miracle?

Did Mary Ever Perform a Miracle?

It’s good to clarify that Mary herself does not perform miracles; all miracles are an act of God. That said, Catholics do believe that Mary…

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How to Tame Your Inner Critic

How to Tame Your Inner Critic

“You always make a mess of everything!” “You need to drop a few pounds!” “If others knew what you were really like, they’d be horrified!”…

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How Can I Live Out My Faith at Work?

How Can I Live Out My Faith at Work?

When we think of the phrase “faith at work,” some conventional images might come to mind: a priest or nun caring for the poor, a…

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Why Are There No Old Testament Readings During the Easter Season?

Why Are There No Old Testament Readings During the Easter Season?

The Old Testament has (almost) never been read at the Eucharist during the Easter season. St. Augustine of Hippo in the fourth century started this based…

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Virtual Mother’s Day Retreat

Virtual Mother’s Day Retreat

This Sunday is Mother's Day -- a day dedicated to honoring our mothers. This virtual retreat focuses on our changing relationships with our mothers. Do this retreat on your own or with your mom!

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The Vatican Soccer Tournament You’ve Never Heard Of

The Vatican Soccer Tournament You’ve Never Heard Of

Having gone to the Vatican in 2009 to present a paper at a conference, I had this notion that studying at there was an entirely…

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“The Circle”: A Glimpse of Digital Dystopia

“The Circle”: A Glimpse of Digital Dystopia

Think for a moment about your average day online. Research says Americans spend an average of 12 hours and seven minutes per day consuming various…

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A Prayer for College Graduates

A Prayer for College Graduates

Dear Graduates, Congratulations! You have much to celebrate as you mark the end of your time in college. We here at Busted Halo hope this…

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Mary in Two Minutes

Mary in Two Minutes

Ever wonder what the big deal is with Catholics and the Virgin Mary? Do they worship her or just pray to her? What’s the Annunciation?…

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