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Marvin Repinski: When a little is all we need

“There is a boy here who has five barley loaves and two fish; but what good are these for so many?” (The Bible, John 6:9) ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, April 22, 2022 5:39 pm

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Marvin Repinski: When we are called to be Easter people

There are several ways of picturing the stories of Holy Week. Some of us may have been taught in our young years, “the stone was ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, April 15, 2022 6:42 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Maybe just on the fringe of suffering

“I am forgotten like a dead man out of mind. I am as useless as a broken pot.” (The Bible, Psalm 31:12). “Pilate therefore said ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, April 8, 2022 5:52 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Involved with others moves me to involvement with myself

“Here I am!  I stand at the door and knock.  If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, April 1, 2022 5:10 pm

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Marvin Repinski: What are things that can bring us together?

“Our differences define us but our common humanity can redeem us.  We just have to open our hearts.”  (Karen Armstrong) We currently share more turbulence, ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, March 25, 2022 6:17 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Devotion that has many forms and practices

The Bible:  I Kings 17:6 “The ravens brought him bread and meat in the morning and bread and meat in the evening and he drank ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, March 18, 2022 5:39 pm

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Marvin Repinski: When it hurts, it hurts all over

A Jewish prayer booklet prints the following: Eternal God, source of healing, Out of my distress I call upon You. Help me to sense Your ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, March 11, 2022 4:04 pm

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Marvin Repinski: When life tumbles in

A line from the Bible, in the book of “Esther”reads: “How can I bear to see the destruction of my kindred?”  (Verse 6 of the ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, March 4, 2022 6:04 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Again, we cry out for peace

“Thou dost keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee, because he trusts in thee.”  (Isaiah 26:3) “Happy are those who work ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, February 25, 2022 5:21 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Another look at the practice of love

“There is a boy here who has five barley loaves and two fish; but what good are these for so many?” (John 6:8) Lessons from ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Tuesday, February 22, 2022 6:03 pm

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Marvin Repinski: A review of the novel, ‘The Final Case’

“When you pass through the waters, I will be with you. And through the rivers, they shall not overflow you. When you walk through the ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, February 4, 2022 5:45 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Choosing a world to live in

My research has brought me to some lines from Shakespeare in the drama “As You Like It.” “And this our life, exempt from public haunt, ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, January 28, 2022 5:34 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Sometimes it’s life in the trenches

Thank God that life is more than the trenches!  But most of us are accustomed to difficulties that were pounded into our heads, and joys ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, January 21, 2022 5:52 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Words may get to the heart of a person

“(Pray) also for me, that words may be given to me in opening my mouth boldly to proclaim the mystery of the gospel.”  (Ephesians 6:19) ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, January 14, 2022 4:39 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Character: The fruit of pledges and resolve

The following story prompts me to think. It is a reinforcement for me, maybe because of some Polish blood in my veins, of a pastor ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, January 7, 2022 5:11 pm

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