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Sonny and Cher 1971

High Divorce Rate Rooted In Sixties Counter Culture

By Tom Scotus / March 4, 2016

I recently watched an episode of the original Sonny & Cher TV show on Youtube. I was only about 10 years old when I had watched the show back in the early 1970s.

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Image and Likeness

By Saint Gabriels Newsroom / February 4, 2016

My last article was about seeing people in the image and likeness of God.

This article will say more about that.

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Bobby’s Road Rage Incident

By Tom Scotus / February 3, 2016

One night, Bobby’s wife sent him to buy a gallon of milk. He went to the local variety store, took the milk from the cooler and waited in line.

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Movie Night with Saint Gabriel’s Newsroom

By Saint Gabriels Newsroom / January 26, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0zDwMQ9Oak

Saint Gabriel’s Newsroom is screening the latest movie release on Mother Teresa called “The Letters”  (The Untold Story of Mother Teresa.)

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Remembering Who We Are

By Saint Gabriels Newsroom / January 26, 2016

It has occurred to me with unusual clarity, over the past month or so, that we really do not have a firm grasp of how to treat people with respect.

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What Does It Mean To Be Successful?

By Tom Scotus / January 22, 2016

When I was a boy, I thought I knew what being successful meant. It meant that you got good grades, looked good, had lots of friends and was a good athlete.

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Accept Your Hardships and Count Your Blessings

By Tom Scotus / December 29, 2015

Harry was 55 years old. He’d experienced the death of his father, the suicide of a close friend, multiple job losses, and his mother’s failing health and confinement to a nursing home.

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An Advent Story

By Saint Gabriels Newsroom / November 27, 2015

Two of Bob’s female coworkers were told to decorate the office and grounds for Christmas. It was a big task and would take several days. On the third day, one of them said, “I can’t believe I’m doing this! I didn’t sign up for this f*cking job!”

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Liturgical terminology: Vigil Mass

By Saint Gabriels Newsroom / November 5, 2015

Saturday evening Masses are a common event on the landscape of the Roman Catholic Church and have been for several decades.

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Marvin’s Miraculous Vision Of Mary

By Tom Scotus / October 23, 2015

The alarm clock buzzes. Marvin turns it off. Another working day. He’s not sure which day and he doesn’t care. It’s Wednesday, he realizes. “What difference does it make?” he thinks.

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