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Looking for a way to celebrate >Earth Day this year? Try Busted Halo’s Virtual Earth Day Retreat and spend some time reflecting on the spiritual meaning of creation in our lives. Download the retreat (if you print it -- print on both sides of the paper!) by clicking the image below. Take a few minutes out of your day -- at your desk, on your lunch break, between classes -- and grow an even deeper appreciation for all God’s creation. Happy Earth Day!
Posted on 04/18/2018 02:02 AM (Busted Halo)
“Pass those plates down to the food disposal,” Grandpa would inevitably boom at the end of each meal, scraping sandwich crusts and half-eaten bowls of…
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Posted on 04/16/2018 10:21 AM (Busted Halo)
On March 28, 2016, as we walked along a secluded hiking trail (like we did on our very first date), my best friend, Jesse, got…
The post The Season of Engagement: Building a Foundation of Faith for Your Marriage appeared first on Busted Halo.
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One thing that makes the rosary one of my favorite devotions is that it is essentially a scriptural prayer. This is true in two ways:…
The post No Mere Greeting: The Hidden Meaning of the Hail Mary appeared first on Busted Halo.
Posted on 04/6/2018 05:30 AM (Busted Halo)
The Old Testament has (almost) never been read at the Eucharist during the Easter season. St. Augustine of Hippo in the fourth century started this based…
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Posted on 04/4/2018 02:07 AM (Busted Halo)
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Happy Easter! Don’t forget that Easter is more than just one day — it’s an entire season of the Church year that begins with the…
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