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Fear 365

Posted by Laura Diaz on 4/11/20

Fear. That is a four letter word that has had such power over my life. I grew up with fear. It is there right after every thought. It is there every place I go. It is in my dreams. It is a heavy weight I carry, sometimes so heavy ... Read More »

The Cross

Posted by Laura Diaz on 4/10/20

I have a cross in my pocket pretty much every day. I have cross necklaces, cross rings and bracelets. In my living room I have a collection of crosses from around the world on my wall. I see crosses hanging from people's rear view mirrors in their cars. Many ... Read More »

Holy Thursday During a Pandemic

Posted by Laura Diaz on 4/09/20

Holy Thursday is the first day of the Triduum. These three days we journey with Jesus from the Last Supper to the Cross to the tomb. I love going to the liturgies of these three days. Today Jesus shows us how to love one another as He loves us, ... Read More »

Three T's on Tuesday

Posted by Laura Diaz on 4/07/20

We cannot gather in our beautiful church because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have to be in our domestic church - our church of the home. On the LA Archdiocesan website, www.lacatholics.org, there is a list of things we can do at home each day of Holy Week. The ... Read More »

Drop Your Rock

Posted by Laura Diaz on 4/03/20

Anger. I can explode into it inside so easily. My body stiffens and my fists clench. I lash out in my mind with angry thoughts. Today a man let a heavy door into my apartment building slam in my face after he looked right at me coming in behind him. ... Read More »

Look Up

Posted by Laura Diaz on 3/31/20

Last night as I laid down to go to sleep I asked my guardian angel to please wake me at 6 a.m. so I could take a sunrise walk. I have not gone out of my apartment since Friday morning. Fear was overwhelming me. I woke up and sleepily ... Read More »