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Maundy Thursday Homily

By Rev. David Brinton This evening we begin the celebration of the Christian Passover which will end at Evening Prayer on Sunday.  In these sacred three days we celebrate the memorial of events which took place

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By Sr. Elizabeth Ann, SSJD Are you familiar with the television game show, Jeopardy?  Alex Trebek, born in Sudbury*, ON, was its host for 37 years until his death in 2020.  In an interesting twist

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Palm Sunday Homily

By Rev. David Brinton OGS The meaning of Holy Week which begins today, is explained by St Paul in this way: “Christ Jesus, though he was in the form of God, did not regard equality

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A Spring Blessing

By Sr. Doreen, SSJD. Sister Doreen’s ReflectionsThis is the week on the calendar that announces the first day of Spring, and it turns my thoughts to poetry – and reflections – I share the following

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Examen of Consciousness

Sister Doreen’s Reflections Examen of Consciousness This short exercise is to help increase one’s sensitivity to the Spirit working in one’s life and to provide one with the enlightenment needed to cooperate and respond to

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Quiet Garden Days 2022

SSJD COVID-19 PROTOCOL NOTICE:We require that all guests be double vaccinated and wear a mask while at the Convent. Inspired by the Quiet Garden Trust in England, these are days to relax, renew, and rest

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