Daily Archives: November 18, 2013

Deuterocanonical Musings

Last week, we read extensively from the Book of Wisdom.  This week we are reading from Maccabees.  These two Old Testament books, and five others (Tobit, Judith, Sirach, Baruch,  and Esther) appear in Catholic bibles, but are not found in … Continue reading

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The Need for Persistence

When we need help from God, do we ask for it?  You would think that the answer is always yes, but we all know that we don’t ask God for all of the things that we need. Why is that? … Continue reading

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