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December 31, 2008

Caroling, Caroling, Caroling

Christmas Caroling is quite the tradition at St. Stanislaus Cathedral.  For four nights out of the first five nights after Christmas Day, the parish United Youth Association (UYA) goes to as many houses as they can around Scranton.  (more…)


December 26, 2008

Merry Christmas of Course

Merry Christmas to all!  I’m not so sure that too many priests with blogs were actually blogging over the last few days.  If they were, they either have an assistant, a secretary, or aren’t busy enough.  There, I said it.  (more…)

December 16, 2008

Jesus and Who?

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So I have this friend who got married within the last year or so, and through the process of meeting, dating, engaging, and eventually marrying his wife, he “converted” (changed might be a more appropriate word)  from a Christian to a Hindu.  (more…)

December 11, 2008

Wednesdays take their toll…

I am now much more than 24 hours removed, but I still feel it in my bones.  On Wednesdays during Advent at St. Stanislaus Cathedral, I wake up at a little after 4 in the morning to make sure the church is unlocked and warmed for 5am Rorate Mass.  Yeah, until a couple of years ago, I didn’t know there was a 5am either.  (more…)

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