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TCC Reads: Waiting for God by Simone Weil

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Simone Weil

Simone Weil was a philosopher, spiritual seeker, and advocate of the poor and oppressed. A believer, she nevertheless felt called to remain outside the Church. Read more about her life from Robert Ellsberg here: Simone Weil, A Gift Person. More after the jump:

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Breastfeeding and the Eucharist

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breastfeeding

Lillian Keil converted to Protestant Christianity at 20. At first she struggled with the Eucharist, but the experience of breastfeeding helped her enter into its mystery, “This is my body, given up for you.” Read her piece at Hilltop Diaries here: Breastfeeding and the Eucharist

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