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Silent Eve of Prayer for Men and Women

Thursday, December 1, @ 5:00 pm 9:30 pm

St. Joseph
Sr. Mary Eucharista, SMMC

No words have been recorded in Scripture from St. Joseph, yet he was chosen by God to have an integral place in the life of his foster-Son, Jesus. Protector, guardian, chaste spouse, man of faith, virtuous figure in village life: this saint models for us the quiet Advent spirit we cherish during this season of preparation the Church holds out for us.

5 PM – Mass
5:30 PM – Dinner
6:30 PM – First Conference, break
7:30 PM – Second Conference
8:30 PM – Adoration and Reconciliation
9:30 PM – Depart


Thursday, December 1,
5:00 pm – 9:30 pm
6910 S. Ben Burr Road
Spokane, WA United States
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(508) 448-1224, ext. 109
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Finding Peace after Tragedy

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Black museum religion exhibit features Little Richard’s Bible, Rev. Ike’s suit

Black museum religion exhibit

“Spirit in the Dark,” which opened Nov. 18, is the first special exhibition to focus specifically on religion since the museum opened in 2016. Photos and artifacts are accompanied by quotes of famous African American singers, clergy and writers from the pages of Ebony, Jet and Negro Digest (later known as Black World), all publications of the Johnson Publishing Company that, from its founding in 1942, sought to capture African American culture.

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Sacred Texts: Why the Bible Is My Sacred Text

holy bible

I think it’s pretty obvious I regard the Bible as my sacred text. Every column I’ve submitted on this site is in some way a reflection of my Bible-based worldview. As to what tradition my biblical emphasis represents, that’s another story. There simply isn’t one. At the age of thirty, when I first began to read the Bible seriously, I was drawn toward verses that illuminate Jesus’ disdain for tradition.

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