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COVID vaccine is a shot of hope for all, especially the medically fragile

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The more research I did, the more I realized while it was important for my husband and me to get the vaccine, it was most important for my daughter to be vaccinated.

A simple, profound truth about love

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It's hard to love someone else when we don't know love ourselves.

In all things, charity

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What is the essence of "unity" and how can we achieve it amidst deep division?

Be still and find peace in chaos

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There is something to taking the time to pray just before dawn. As the darkness yields to the light, the Spirit illuminates my mind, heart, and soul — giving me strength for the day.

There is light in the darkness of a strange, dark year

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A reflection on Christmas during the pandemic, from the vantage point of a NYC hospital room.

What are you waiting for?

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Reflections on waiting: the season of Advent in the time of the pandemic.

Thanksgiving: a time for reflection, gratitude and hope

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The mystery and the magic of the Thanksgiving holiday is the gift of gratitude.

It’s up to us to choose unity over division

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Whether or not we are a divided nation does not depend on who is the president; it depends on us. Let’s do this and come together. No matter who leads the nation, we lead at home and by example as we practice kindness and respect for others.

Believe in the impossible and protect the vulnerable

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Let's love one another enough to respect personal freedom and make personal decisions that protect the vulnerable.

More than ever, this is a time for prayer

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As Election Day approaches and the din of hyper-partisan arguments ratchets up, we can choose a different approach.
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