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Catholic Reading Challenge

Earlier this year, I went on my first ever retreat (in total silence, I might add!) and I took the opportunity of a week of silence to start reading some books I've always been meaning to read but have never got round to. I'm a big reader but also a slow reader with a habit… Continue reading Catholic Reading Challenge

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Learning to Trust in God’s Will

With my rosary clutched in my hands, I tried to fight through the words of the Hail Mary without falling apart. I tried to focus on the prayer, knowing my Mother would console me, but it was so hard. I was so desperately sad and worse still I blamed myself for the situation. No one… Continue reading Learning to Trust in God’s Will

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God Wants Great Things For You

As I put down the phone, I struggled not to release the tears of sheer joy that were threatening to roll down my face. I could have screamed with jubilation. But I was on a tiny bus packed with people, and neither of these reactions were appropriate, so I simply smiled to myself. It was difficult… Continue reading God Wants Great Things For You

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How to Use Social Media Like a Saint

As Christians, we are incredibly fortunate in many ways to have social media. How many of the saints would have treasured it as a means of communication with people across the world? Gone are the days when we have to travel for hundreds of miles to bring the Gospel to new people; it's all there… Continue reading How to Use Social Media Like a Saint

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How Should I Talk About My Faith?

Have you ever had a friend that you could talk about anything with... except your faith? For me, it was an experience that made me feel like Clark Kent, as though I had a secret identity. I could talk to my best friend about anything, but I just couldn't bring myself to talk about my… Continue reading How Should I Talk About My Faith?