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St Patrick’s Day Blessing

May the road climb so precipitously that you must slow down to trudge up the hill of your challenges but you will know what they are and avoid the sneaky detours. May the wind tornado behind your back, all the … Continue reading

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Prayer before scripture for St. Patrick’s Day

In reading the holy Book of little books – may the merry hear God’s laughter, the lonely see God’s smile, the hungry smell a yeasty loaf of daily bread, the noontide thirsty, weak from the stories that parch the very … Continue reading

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Lenten reflection on scripture — St. Patrick’s Day blessing

(on St. Patrick’s Day I think about blessings, inspired by a culture which, from days long before Christianity, knew about thorough blessing – Numbers 6: 24-26) May God bless you and keep you – waking or sleeping, working or laughing … Continue reading

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A few light words for the day!

May the Breastplate of Patrick protect you, the milk of Bridget wash you (and those who drink enjoy her beer) and Brendan’s dolphins leap from submerged places scattering drops of light and liveliness and towing you to deep harbor or … Continue reading

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