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Conceived by the Holy Spirit

By Greg Zambrano Praying the Angelus, the church remembers Our Blessed Virgin Mary Mother, in a special way, in the month of May. My kids brought flowers to school to honor Mary during the school Mass. It is great seeing many kids remembering the mother of Jesus.  The first two lines of the Angelus say, […]

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Parents are indicators of the truth

By Greg Zambrano Children require direction and feedback on their path towards God. As parents, we constantly have to instruct children on many things – from how to brush their teeth and tie their shoes to how to pray and learn about Catholicism. As an indicator, we direct them towards the best and safest path […]

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Wisdom is with the aged

By Greg Zambrano When we go to Mass, there are many things that we notice occurring. Offering Jesus, his death on the cross and our clean and contrite heart are the ultimate offerings to God from the laity. If you ever attend Mass on a weekday, especially early in the morning, you notice that those […]

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We are all born with the same goal

By Greg Zambrano We are all born with the same goal – to be with our creator in heaven. In forming our soul or gaining spiritual maturity, prayer is very important. In a relationship with Christ, he thinks of us all the time, always by our side waiting for us to speak to him.

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La Pieta

By Greg Zambano La Pieta by the sculptor Michelangelo is an amazing, beautiful work of art. Many churches around the world have copies of it to remind us of Jesus’s death on the cross. It’s similar to the 13th Station of the Cross. Most churches have an image of Jesus recently taken down from cross […]

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Do we need a reformation in our lives

By Greg Zambrano Do we need a reformation in our lives? After a long time of doing things the same way, how are things working out? Some things are good, and some maybe not so good. Having a clear goal is important. In a spiritual sense, our goal is to do our best not to […]

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Are We Ascending?

By Greg Zambrano   There are so many amazing stories of the Bible that really inspire, while at same time instruct and catechize you. One bible passage that I really enjoy is Genesis 28:10-17 – Jacob’s dream of the stairway to heaven. It is a short story in the bible that kids could really enjoy. 

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Adoration Builds Relationship with God

By Greg Zambrano Our ultimate goal is to be with God in heaven. It is the purpose of our creation. The Baltimore Catechism says, “God made me to know him, to love him and to serve him in this world, and to be happy with him forever in the next.” St. Paul 2 Corinthians 12 […]

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In the depths

By Greg Zambrano “Out of the depths I cry to thee, O Lord! Lord, hear my voice,” Psalms 130. This Scripture verse is a strong supplication towards God.  Don’t we often find ourselves in a similar feeling or situation? We are at the end of hope, the max of our faith in God and others. 

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Sad and Happy

By Greg Zambrano Recently in preparation for Divine Mercy Sunday, my kids and I prayed the Stations of the Cross at home.  Since there are 14 stations and I have two kids, so I decided to give one child the lead on the first seven stations, and the younger one the lead on stations 8-14.

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Speaking the Truth

By Greg Zambrano Reading the Clarion Herald recently after my child brought home a copy from school, I saw so many names of people coming in to the Catholic Church on the Easter Vigil. I can tell it is not an easy journey. So much time, dedication and tears have transpired to enter the church. […]

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