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Christmas Grief and Remembering Those Who Mourn

In the midst of the hustle and bustle, the chaos and clutter, the preparations and perpetual carols, it’s easy to forget/ignore/overlook the many who grieve at this time of year. Those people are in my heart in a special way this year. A week ago,...
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Spending Lent with Mary

spending lent with mary
A few years ago, my Lent began in an unfamiliar house, face-to-face with a woman who was living my nightmare. On Epiphany that year, my sister-in-law faced a horror I still can’t imagine, one that topped her list of sorrows and that changed my prayer...
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Mary and the Passion

A Mary Moment Monday post Recently, one of my oldest friends asked me for some insight on the Virgin Mary and the Passion. She’s not Catholic, but she reads my blog anyway (like I said, one of my oldest friends). She had an “assignment” at...
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A Mother’s Tears

A Mary Moment Monday post I’ve been thinking about this post since Friday afternoon, when my mother-in-law got a call from my sister-in-law about what had happened in Connecticut. Then, a friend on Facebook started a prayer movement. But…what can I say? What can I...
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The January 3 Anniversary

Dear Allen, Today is your day. And we remember. As we look at the beauty of the day, as we struggle through commonplace challenges, as we get on with our lives forever changed, we remember. As we pray for your soul and those who grieve...
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Have You Thought about Slowing Down?

My new book, Word by Word: Slowing Down with the Hail Mary, is now available!

Welcome Baby Jesus this Advent!

Welcome Baby Jesus: Advent and Christmas Devotions for Families, by Sarah Reinhard (in English and Spanish)

Walk with Mary During Your Pregnancy

A Catholic Mother's Companion to Pregnancy

The Solution to Stir Crazy

Catholic Family Fun

Yes, You CAN Succeed at Lent (and Easter)!

Welcome Risen Jesus: Lent and Easter Reflections for Families, by Sarah Reinhard (in English and Spanish)


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