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Today the generation which finds... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- 1990
Today the generation which finds itself in its mid-30s to 40s is called "The Sandwich Generation." T
James Burns, Esquire, farmer in... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- 1990
James Burns, Esquire, farmer in Ayrshire, Scotland had two sons -- James the elder, and Robert.
Two members of a congregation... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- First Sunday after Christmas Day - B
Two members of a congregation were residents of a local nursing home.
If a child lives with... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- First Sunday after Christmas Day - B
If a child lives with criticism, she learns to condemn.
A colleague confided, It took... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- First Sunday after Christmas Day - B
A colleague confided, "It took three days of intent listening to understand exactly what my 82-year-
A science class in elementary... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- First Sunday after Christmas Day - C
A science class in elementary school studied magnets in one of its lessons.
A young professional woman told... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- First Sunday after Christmas Day - B
A young professional woman told the story of her difficult relationship with her father.
Parenting has never been a... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- First Sunday after Christmas Day - B
Parenting has never been a perfect art.
The Wisdom literature in the... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- First Sunday after Christmas Day - A
The Wisdom literature in the Bible shows deep concern for a topic equally timely today; how can pare
Dietrich Bonhoeffer's letters to his... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- First Sunday after Christmas Day - A
Dietrich Bonhoeffer's letters to his parents while incarcerated in the Nazi prison reflect the spiri
Andrew could not help but... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- First Sunday after Christmas Day - A
Andrew could not help but notice a homemade wooden plaque hanging in his grandfather's garage.
The other day as I... -- Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 -- First Sunday after Christmas Day - A
The other day as I was visiting with a friend, she began to speak about her mother who is dying of c
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