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St. James of Jerusalem

Today is the feast of St. James of Jerusalem, the brother of Our Lord. The readings for today contain one of the most heart-rendingly beautiful unfulfilled prophecies in Scripture: “Behold, I create Jerusalem a rejoicing, and her people a joy. … Continue reading

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Sexburga

Well, how can you pass up writing about a saint with a name like that? ¬†Today the church celebrates the life of St. Sexburga, Abbess of Ely who died circa 700 A.D. ¬†Sexburga was both the queen of Kent and, … Continue reading

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