Category Archives: Spiritual Life

Letters from Creation

For the last couple of days, the weather around our house here in Colorado has been gorgeous; a welcome relief from the cold Rocky Mountain winter. This sunshine and warmth, along with the recent arrival of daylight savings time have combined to make me deliriously happy … Continue reading

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The Parade of the Cross

This lenten season, I’ve been trying to meditate on just what it was that Jesus accomplished when he was nailed to the cross that Friday so many years ago. Paul’s letter to the Colossians gives us an interesting insight–and one we probably don’t … Continue reading

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Cleaning the Peanut Butter from our Spiritual Ears

-By Derek Barr One of my favorite gifts that I received as a child for Christmas was a citizens band radio (CB radio).  I grew up in an era where over-the-road truckers were trendy.  They were glorified by movies such … Continue reading

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Local Seminarian May Be One of the Miracles Required for Vietnamese Cardinal’s Beatification

St. John Vianney Seminarian, Joseph (“Huy”)Nguyen knows what it feels like to be dead. Recently, Nguyen, who is a good friend of the Catholic Biblical School, carried his own voided death certificate to Rome to present it as potential evidence toward … Continue reading

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St. Maximilian Kolbe on loving our neighbors

These words come from St. Maximilian Kolbe, the valiant polish saint of our own times who gave up his life to save a fellow prisoner at the Auschwitz Concentration Camp. We need to love our neighbor, not just because he … Continue reading

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The Cross as Hope

Yesterday, the Church celebrated the feast of the Triumph of the Cross, and although this day doesn’t get as much press as other feast days, the idea of the Cross’ triumph may be one of the most important ideas for … Continue reading

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Jesus and the Parade of the Cross

As the beginning of the school year draws nearer, and although we at the Biblical School will be embarking on journeys all thoughout the Old and New Testaments over our four year program, it’s good to start with some perspective. Ultimately, … Continue reading

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