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December 31, 2014

The Seventh Day in the Octave of Christmas This Week’s Intention: That with the start of a new year will grow within each of us new eyes to see and new ears to hear one another, and new hearts to welcome and love one another. Special Intention: For the repose of the soul of Mr. [...]

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December 30, 2014

The Sixth Day in the Octave of Christmas This Week’s Intention: That with the start of a new year will grow within each of us new eyes to see and new ears to hear one another, and new hearts to welcome and love one another. Special Intention: For the repose of the soul of Mr. Herman [...]

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December 29, 2014

The Fifth Day in the Octave of Christmas This Week’s Intention: That with the start of a new year will grow within each of us new eyes to see and new ears to hear one another, and new hearts to welcome and love one another. Special Intention: For the repose of the soul of Mr. [...]

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R.I.P. Herman Shum, St. Mary’s College High School

Mr. Herman Shum Mr. Herman Shum, Vice-Principal of Saint Mary’s College High School in Berkeley, CA, died on Saturday, December 27, following a cycling accident near Dublin, CA.  He was 40 years old.  Mr. Shum is survived by his wife, Janelle, and two daughters, Nikki and Monica. A statement posted on Saint Mary’s [...]

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December 26, 2014

The Feast of Saint Stephen, First Martyr This Week’s Intention: For a joyous and redeeming Christmastime for our world, one filled with peace on earth and good will toward all. Today’s Gospel | Matthew 10:17-22 Jesus said to his disciples: “Beware of men, for they will hand you over to courts and scourge you in [...]

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December 25, 2014

The Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord (Christmas) This Week’s Intention: For a joyous and redeeming Christmastime for our world, one filled with peace on earth and good will toward all. Today’s Gospel | Luke 2:1-14 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that the whole world should be enrolled. This [...]

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December 24, 2014

The Eve of the Birth of our Lord This Week’s Intention: For a joyous and redeeming Christmastime for our world, one filled with peace on earth and good will toward all. Today’s Gospel | Luke 1:67-79 Zechariah his father, filled with the Holy Spirit, prophesied, saying: “Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel for [...]

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December 23, 2014

Tuesday of the Fourth Week of Advent This Week’s Intention: For a joyous and redeeming Christmastime for our world, one filled with peace on earth and good will toward all. Today’s Gospel | Luke 1:57-66 When the time arrived for Elizabeth to have her child she gave birth to a son. Her neighbors and relatives [...]

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December 22, 2014

Monday of the Fourth Week of Advent This Week’s Intention: For a joyous and redeeming Christmastime for our world, one filled with peace on earth and good will toward all. Today’s Gospel | Luke 1: 46-56 Mary said: “My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord; my spirit rejoices in God my savior, for he [...]

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December 19, 2014

Friday of the Third Week of Advent This Week’s Intention: For a renewed spirit of care and vigilance for the sanctity of life and the dignity of all persons. Today’s Gospel | Luke 1:5-25 In the days of Herod, King of Judea, there was a priest named Zechariah of the priestly division of Abijah; his [...]

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