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Notre-Dame Cathedral a monument to faith

May 28, 2019 at 8:31 am

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Z. Gracjan Burkiciak On April 15 the Cathedral Notre-Dame de Paris caught fire, destroying the Spire and the oak frame and the lead roof. The main structure was intact. Firefighters saved the façade towers, walls, buttresses and stained glass windows. The Great Organ with 8,000 pipes built by François Thierry in 1800 century was also saved but sustained water damage. Because of the ongoing renovations, the copper statues on the Spire hadRead More

Forgiveness can be better than a cleansing quarrel

Forgiveness can be better than a cleansing quarrel

May 14, 2019 at 10:44 am

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Marcin Rosinski I do not know about you, but forgiveness is not easy for me. It is much easier to sulk, shout in anger or not talk to the other person for a few hours (although for some it is not true, their limit is probably 20 minutes, because somehow they cannot remain silent – then the phase of a cleansing quarrel follows). Anyway, it’s much easier to get mad straight away,Read More

Too much stress? Here are five ideas to help you relax.

Too much stress? Here are five ideas to help you relax.

April 30, 2019 at 2:23 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Marcin Rosinski Are you experiencing too much stress, tension and are constantly chasing after something? For a better version of yourself at work, at home and in your everyday battle rhythm, allow yourself time to relax. Regardless of whether our tension comes from a greater issue or from everyday stress, we should all practice helpful relaxing techniques. There are a lot of them, so everyone should use the ones that suit himRead More

A prayer for Lent

A prayer for Lent

April 9, 2019 at 2:21 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Jacques Tremblay We are in the season of Lent, a period of 40 days extending from Ash Wednesday to Easter Eve, mostly observed as a time of fasting and penitence. This is also a time to invite everyone to become better, in order to be ready for Easter. There are many ways to improve ourselves, one way is by prayer, which can take many forms. Here is a beautiful prayer attributed toRead More

How to tell the truth about your emotions and not hurt the other person: six steps

How to tell the truth about your emotions and not hurt the other person: six steps

June 26, 2018 at 8:01 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Marcin Rosinski “I will not say how I feel because I might upset him.” “I will not tell her the truth, because I am afraid I will hurt her.” How can we talk honestly with loved ones about things that are difficult? We are not able to avoid conflict in our lives. But a confrontation over someone’s otherness, weakness, limitations, disadvantages or sins can cost us dearly. Several times a day someoneRead More