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Duquesne Weekend Continues to Inspire

Written on August 16, 2017 by Renewal Ministries Staff

Ralph Martin recently received an email asking for prayers for a group of young adults about to gather for a Holy Spirit Weekend, which had been organized in honor of the fiftieth anniversary of the Duquense Weekend. Ralph agreed and asked the organizers to let him know how the weekend went. Below is their report […]

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The Call and Opportunity for Today’s Christians

Written on August 12, 2017 by Renewal Ministries Staff

A member of our staff recently sat down with Peter Herbeck to discuss what he sees as the great call and opportunity for every Christian today. This article originally appeared in the August 2017 Renewal Ministries’ newsletter, which can be viewed here. Q: Your newest booklet, Light in the Darkness, discusses the many challenges of […]

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Turning to Prayer in St. Peter’s Square

Written on August 10, 2017 by Renewal Ministries Staff

Ralph recently receive the following letter in response to a mention made on The Choices We Face about meeting Pope John Paul ll in St Peter’s Square on Pentecost 1998. By Kerri Dunn Dear Ralph, I want to share with you an experience I had at the same event. I thought it might put a smile on […]

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Reflections on the Lord’s Transfiguration

Written on August 2, 2017 by Sister Ann Shields

This article originally appeared in the July/August 2017 issue of Faith Magazine. It is based on the Gospel reading for Aug. 6, the Transfiguration of the Lord. Jesus took Peter, James and his brother, John, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. And he was transfigured before them; his face shone like the […]

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Mexico Mission Transforms Hearts, Lives

Written on July 29, 2017 by Renewal Ministries Staff

This article originally appeared in Renewal Ministries’ July 2017 newsletter. For thirteen years, Renewal Ministries has been taking area high school students on a mission trip to Mexico, where they minister to people who live in a garbage dump, visit the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, and spend time at a home for special […]

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