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Massacre witnesses teen's joyful faith

Fr. Ron Rolheiser, omi

May 19, 2003

One of the students who died in the massacre at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colo., was a 17-year-old girl named Cassie Bernall.

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God made us godly, almost divine

Fr. Ron Rolheiser, omi

May 12, 2003

A couple of years ago, I was at the home of some friends for a dinner. During the meal, their kids, all quite young, had been rather loud, cranky, self-absorbed, and unmannered, as is the way sometimes with young children and with the ups and downs of the dinner table. After the meal, when they'd left to play in an adjoining room, the mother, tired and frustrated from her battle of wills with them, made this comment: "Sometimes when I look at my kids, I blush with a kind of shame because I see myself in their faults!

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Don't miss the angels of the hours

Fr. Ron Rolheiser, omi

May 5, 2003

Carpe diem! Everyone wants to seize the day. But as Irish novelist, John McGahern, says: "There is nothing more difficult to seize than the day!"

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