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Letting God Fill the Hole in Our Hearts

Written on February 24, 2017 by Renewal Ministries Staff

The following post recently appeared in the blog for Be Love Revolution. By Claire Vogel Each and every one of us, whether we know it or not, possesses that inexplicable God-shaped hole in our hearts. Most people know it’s there, and some try to ignore it. Some pour other things in—oh, it’s filled with all kinds of things! […]

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The Final Confrontation

Written on February 21, 2017 by Ralph Martin

Ralph Martin’s article The Final Confrontation recently was published online at the Homiletic and Pastoral Review. I must say things are getting crazier—wicked crazier. I’ve heard recently of two different sets of parents telling friends of mine, when asked about their only child, whether it was a boy or a girl, and getting in response: “Well, he’s […]

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Thank the Lord Always: Blessed be His Name!

Written on February 17, 2017 by Ralph Martin

Dearly Beloved, Beloved of God, and beloved of us at Renewal Ministries. We are constantly being overwhelmed by your faithful support—some of you from way back in 1981!! When I sign the thank you letters, I am deeply moved and thank God for you. Many of you probably have heard the song Blessed Be Your […]

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A Student Remembers Fr. Michael Scanlan

Written on February 7, 2017 by Renewal Ministries Staff

  President Emeritus of the Franciscan University of Steubenville Father Michael Scanlan, TOR, passed away on Jan. 7, 2017. According to the university, “His leadership as president transformed Franciscan University from a struggling regional college into a world-renowned leader in Catholic higher education and helped to inspire a restoration of faithful Catholic education in the United States and the world.” […]

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‘The Renewal is Alive and Well in Brazil!’

Written on February 2, 2017 by Dr. Mary Healy

  I was in Brazil last weekend for the national leaders’ formation conference of the Charismatic Renewal. The Renewal is alive and well in Brazil! Although this gathering was only for leaders, the 10,000 seats were already sold out last October. There was a special grace on the conference this year, as we were celebrating […]

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