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The Holy Spirit in Ezekiel 1: The Giver of Life

A great Christian writer takes the Catholic faith and reinvents it in a way that sparks the reader’s imagination. It’s a rare talent, even though it’s exactly what Marilynne Robinson does in her wonderful novels – especially her second most recent, Lilac (2014). Even more so than in Robinson’s other publications, you see, Lila traces […]

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Women’s tennis beats Holy Cross in playoffs ahead of quarter-final loss – The Lafayette

Last Thursday, women’s tennis (5-12 overall and 1-5 Patriot League) faced Holy Cross in the first round of the playoffs, allowing them to advance to the quarter-finals the following day. With a total of six singles wins and another doubles win, Lafayette won 4-1. Senior Maureen McCormack was one of the winners of the singles […]

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How to Entertain the Holy Spirit

Here’s a soul-stirring thought: If you’re in Christ, then God in the highest has made your heart his home. The Holy Spirit has come in, so to speak, filling with Himself the halls and chambers of your soul. And he will never, ever move. “If anyone loves me,” Jesus said to his disciples, “he will […]

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Invisible and Unequivocal: How the Scriptures Describe the Holy Spirit

God is incomprehensible. This means that although we can really know him (because he reveals himself to us), we can never focus on him. He is infinite, eternal and triune, and so he reveals himself to us in a way that corresponds to our capacities. As a theologian says, God speaks from man to man, […]

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The Holy Spirit and Scripture

This is the latest in a series of excerpts from “What Every Christian Should Know About the Trinity”, published by MBC’s High Street Press (visit highstreet.press). The Holy Spirit is the primary agent through which the Scriptures have come to us. He supervised the thoughts and words of the prophets and apostles so that what […]

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The Holy Spirit provides “inspiration, wisdom and enlightenment”

Pentecost concludes the Easter season, 50 days called “a feast of weeks” that celebrates the coming of the Holy Spirit, Father Michael Van Sloun said. And one of the great things about the Holy Spirit is “it’s God’s constant presence with us,” he said. The Holy Spirit brings inspiration, wisdom and enlightenment, he said. Father […]

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Lehigh erases 5-0 deficit atop Holy Cross, Sweep Weekend Series

Next game: Princeton 04/13/2022 | 15:00 ESPN+ April 13 (Wednesday) / 15:00 Princeton Story BETHLEHEM, Pa. — After scouting Holy Cross a 5-0 lead after two and a half innings, the Lehigh softball team fought back, scoring three runs in the fourth and three more in the fifth to rally […]

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Eagles retain Irving-Christensen Cup, sweep UConn and Holy Cross

History links WORCESTER, Mass. – The Boston College rowing team swept its races against Holy Cross and UConn on Sunday morning on Quinsigamond Lake, with the top varsity boat also retaining the Irving-Christensen Cup. The first varsity eight started the morning rowing for a win over visiting crews from UConn […]

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UConn takes on Boston College, Holy Cross

History links WORCESTER, Mass. – Competing for the second day in a row, the UConn women’s rowing team put together several strong efforts against Holy Cross and Boston College Sunday morning on Quinsigamond Lake. Boston College won all four events on the day, while UConn finished second in V8 and 2V8. […]

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“My father said ‘holy spirit’ commanded him to sleep with me” – Nigeria – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

A 16-year-old survivor told a Lagos domestic abuse and sex offenses court yesterday sitting in Ikeja how her 43-year-old biological father, Emmanuel Odega, has repeatedly defiled her since her mother left for South Africa in 2014. Recounting her ordeals before Judge Ramon Oshodi, when presented as evidence by the State’s attorney, Ms Bukola Okeowo, the […]

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Does the Holy Spirit want more attention?

When Christians recite the Apostles’ Creed, we pay special attention to the Almighty Father, Creator of heaven and earth, and to Jesus Christ, His Son and our Lord. But of the third member of the Trinity, we only say, “I believe in the Holy Spirit.” Certainly later creeds and confessions have more to say about […]

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Kenyan mother of six who left her husband to ‘marry’ the Holy Spirit found dead, reports say

A Kenyan mother-of-six who shocked Kenyans last year when she left her 20-year marriage to ‘marry’ the Holy Spirit has been found dead, Kenyan media outlet The Star reports. The decomposing body of Elizabeth Nalem was found in Kopoch Forest, Kapkoris, Mnagei district, on Saturday. According to the police, Nalem left his home a week […]

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Holy Cross will rename the science complex for Fauci

The College of the Holy Cross is renaming the science buildings on its campus in Worcester, Mass., in honor of one of its most famous graduates, Dr. Anthony S. Fauci. The college announced Monday that its science complex will be officially known as the Anthony S. Fauci Integrated Science Complex beginning June 11, a date […]

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Women’s tennis honors Yaloz and cruises to 7-0 win over Holy Cross

History links BOSTON- After recognizing senior Shelly YalozBoston University women’s tennis team earned a 7-0 victory over Holy Cross on Sunday afternoon at the Track & Tennis Center. With their fifth shutout of the season, the Terriers improve to 9-7 (2-0 PL), while the Crusaders drop to 5-11 (0-5 PL). […]

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US Catholic Church Got Billion in PPP Coronavirus Aid: AP

It is believed that the US Catholic church may be the biggest beneficiary of federal coronavirus help in the United States, receiving as much as $3.5 billion. AP analysis suggests. The Roman Catholic Church in the US has received as much up to $3.5 million in Federal coronavirus loan funds, as per an analysis of […]

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Huffington Ecumenical Institute will be established at Hellenic College Holy Cross – From the Archdiocese

Huffington Ecumenical Institute will be established at Hellenic College Holy Cross New York – The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America is pleased to announce a donation to the Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology at Hellenic College by Mr. Michael Huffington. The generous gift of $2.5 million and a matching gift of $2.5 million […]

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Holy Cross SGA elections end with undetermined winner // The Observer

The Holy Cross Student Government Association (SGA) elections held on Thursday resulted in an undetermined winner in the presidential and vice-presidential races due to vote rigging in the election, the Dean and Vice-President informed. president for student life Andrew Polaniecki in an email Friday. “Unfortunately, due to voter fraud, we were unable to determine a […]