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Churches upload Birth of Christ for Christmas

Silent night, holy night. The church will be a little quieter at Christmas this year as fewer people will be allowed inside places of worship on one of the biggest days of celebration in the Christian faith. But residents of Marion, Mattapoisett and Rochester who have not secured seats for the in-person service will still […]

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In Advent and always, the cross of Christ is the plow that prepares the soul | National Catholic Registry

“Christ took a body,” St. Macarius said, “and using the cross as a ploughshare, cultivated the barren soul of man.” Jesus tells a parable where the seed is scattered on different types of soil. Some soils are unsuitable for the seed, and it never germinates or is smothered by other forces of nature. This year […]