Category Archives: Sr. Rosemary’s Reflections

Holy Week

Written by Sr. Rosemary Finnegan, O.P. I’d publicly like to thank our 7th graders for their beautiful and respectful portrayal of the Stations of the Cross last week. Right before the eyes of all the school children and the adults who were present, you relived the passion of Jesus and the cruelty he endured at…
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Who Are You, Jesus?

Written by Sr. Rosemary Finnegan, O.P. Stephen Hawking, the world renowned physicist and inspiration for the film The Theory of Everything, died last week at 76. He shaped the modern study of the universe with his study of black holes and relativity. In 1963, shortly before his 21st birthday, Hawking was diagnosed with ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease, and…
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Healing Waters

Written by Sr. Rosemary Finnegan, O.P. Last Thursday, my brother and his wife, who were visiting from up north, and I ventured to Blue Springs State Park to see the manatees. When we arrived we saw a large group of people gathered at the walkway overlooking the water. Assuming that they were watching the manatees, we wandered over,…
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Forgiveness

Written by Sr. Rosemary Finnegan, O.P. Once upon a time there was a little boy who had a bad temper. To teach him an important lesson his father gave him a bag of nails and told him that every time he lost his temper, he must hammer a nail into the back of the fence behind their house.…
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