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At the hour of our death

“At the hour of our death.” For Catholics, those words are instantly recognizable as the end of the Hail Mary. Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our death, amen. Although we … Continue reading

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Requiem for a Never-Ending Conversation: Remembering Mark

One week ago last night, I watched as one of my best friends died. Longtime readers of this blog knew him as commenter Mark S. Mark was diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer in early 2013. But our conversation had begun … Continue reading

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