9.15
Memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows

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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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10.12
Misc: A Husband Lost, a Daughter Found | Modern Love

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Tre Miller Rodriguez gave a child up for adoption as a teenager. When she was grieving the death of her husband her now 18 year old daughter decided to get in touch. She describes the joy of becoming a “new-mom to an incredible 19-year old named Laurie.” Read her essay in The New York Times here: A Husband Lost, a Daughter Found

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