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Memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows

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woman crying

If we take seriously the scandal of the cross, we must reflect on the terrible image of Mary standing at the foot of the cross as her son and savior hangs dying there. So, on the day after the feast of the Holy Cross, we observe the Memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows. More from our own Melissa Musick after the jump:

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Clinging to Each other We Survived The Storm | Modern Love

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marriage and storms

A couple survives caring for a terminally ill newborn, but later finds their marriage strained by the demands of ordinary life. Prayers after the jump. Read it here: Clinging to Each other We Survived The Storm.

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I had a stillborn baby

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stillborn-essay

Babies in utero are real. Kate Suddes writes for Cup of Jo about giving birth to a stillborn baby. Read it here: I had a stillborn baby. More and prayers for the death of a child here: Prayers and Action for the Beloved Dead and the Death of a Child

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