For One Who Is Hurting – Video Prayer

by Beth Richardson on October 18, 2014 · 4 comments

A video prayer of the blessing by Beth A. Richardson: For One Who Is Hurting.


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What Is Our Anchor?

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What is our anchor? When ebola fears close schools, Shut down flights, Ostracize people. What is our anchor? Where is our anchor? When terror closes borders, Closes minds, Closes hearts, Where is our anchor? Who is our anchor? When fear grips our hearts, Freezes our guts, Stunts our prayers? Who is our anchor? Our strength […]

October 17, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS ARTICLE →

Carmina Gadelica

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The current issue of Alive Now, “Blessing,” includes several prayers and blessings from the Carmina Gadelica, a rich resource of Celtic traditions and spirituality. To order a copy of this issue, call 1.800.972.0433 or download the digital copy of this issue. Published in a total of six volumes, Carmina Gadelica is a compendium of prayers, hymns, […]

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Behind the Photos in the September/October 2014 issue

Order a copy of the September/October 2014 issue, “Blessing,” by calling 1.800.972.0433. Download the digital edition. _______________________________________________________________________________________________ “Paul and I visited Ireland in the autumn of 2006 and spent two weeks touring the scenic west coast of the country. This photo comes from a cemetery on the grounds of Ballintubber Abbey in County Galway. Ballintubber Abbey […]

September 9, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS ARTICLE →

Books Featured in the September/October 2014 Issue

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Here are some of the authors and books featured in the pages of “Blessing” (Alive Now, September/October 2014). To get a copy of this issue or to order a subscription, call 1.800.972.0433 or order online.   John O’Donohue To Bless the Space Between Us: A Book of Blessings Mary C. Earle and Sylvia Maddox Holy Companions: Spiritual […]

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