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Claimed in the name of the Trinity

There are two towns relatively close to us here on the west coast of Florida that are of tremendous historical significance, St Augustine, Florida and Savannah, Georgia. Each was the place where explorers landed and claimed land for their king. June 07, 2020 trinity sundayReadings: Exodus 34: 4b-6, 8-9; 2 Corinthians 13: 11-13; Gospel: John […]

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A smart way to explain the Holy Trinity to children

Why not take this opportunity to enter more deeply with your children into the Trinitarian mystery? The feast of the Holy Trinity is the perfect opportunity to explain this great mystery to your children. Start by talking about the word “Trinity” itself. Why not together try to think of other words beginning with the prefix […]

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At public mass at Waldorf Church, Archbishop Gregory says the Holy Trinity invites people to a deeper life in God – Catholic Standard

Celebrating the Feast of the Most Holy Trinity and the recent resumption of public Masses at St. Peter’s Church in Waldorf, Maryland, Washington Archbishop Wilton Gregory joined the parish for Mass on June 7. It was the second weekend that parishes in southern Maryland opened their doors for public masses as local jurisdictions began to […]

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12 things to know and share about the Holy Trinity | Catholic National Register

The Church teaches that the Holy Trinity is the central mystery of the Christian faith. But what do you know about this mystery? What is his story ? What does it mean? And how to prove it? Here are 12 things to know and share … 1. Where does the word “Trinity” come from? It […]

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Today’s Gospel in Art – Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity

The Trinity in its Glory, by Jean Fouquet, 1445 © Musée Condé, Chantilly, France June 7, 2020 – John 3: 16-18 Jesus said to Nicodemus: “God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, so that all who believe in him do not get lost but can have eternal life. For God […]

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Mary adapting man to the Most Holy Trinity

God made man for God. Men, however, live for everything except God. Men are interested in accessible goods. Spiritual and elevated goods are of little interest. And although God knows it, He nevertheless intends man for what is best: participation in the Divine Life of the Most Holy Trinity. And despite the infinite distance between […]

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The Holy Trinity can comfort us in these times

Solemnity of the Holy TrinityExodus 34: 4-6 and 8-9; 2 Corinthians 13: 11-13; John 3: 16-18 “Moses called on the name of the Lord. The Lord passed before him and proclaimed ‘Lord, Lord, a God of tenderness and compassion, slow to anger, rich in kindness and faithfulness. And Moses bowed down to the ground and […]

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Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity: Superlative Love

At the start of my college career, a professor of creative philosophy introduced me to René Descartes. The young Jesuit described Descartes as a passionate seeker of certainty. Descartes has decided to doubt everything until he comes to an indisputable fact. Descartes climbed into a closet devoid of sensory distractions where he could doubt in […]

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On Hope and the Holy Spirit | Catholic National Register

“Be worthy of the flame that consumes you.” —Paul Claudel When a word is spoken, does something happen? Take the word hope, for example. When you hear it, is something calculated? In other words, will it mean extra-mental reality in your mind, or is it just sound and spelling? Samuel Johnson, in his famous dictionary […]