Adore The LORD In His Holy Court

February 10, 2014 by  
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Truth In Love – Bishop Paul D. Etienne – February 10, 2014 Today’s readings once again give ‘food for thought’ regarding the numerous ways God is present to us. In the Liturgy of Hours this morning, one of the psalm antiphons offered the heading for today’s blog entry: “Adore the Lord in His holy court.” […]

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We Are Missionary Disciples; Not Social Activists

January 22, 2014 by  
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Truth In Love – Bishop Paul D. Etienne – January 19, 2014 This weekend, people from around the state of Wyoming gathered in Cheyenne for the annual Right To Life events. Friday night, a small group for fourty or so gathered at the Cathedral for an hour of Adoration. The reading selected came from Sirach, […]

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In Christ Is Our Dignity & Our Mission

January 13, 2014 by  
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Truth In Love – Bishop Paul D. Etienne – January 12, 2014 On the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, we conclude another Christmas Season. The week between Epiphany and the Baptism of the Lord, the church condenses the ‘hidden life of Christ’ into one week! It has always been a bit confusing to […]

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Touching the Wounds of Jesus

December 3, 2013 by  
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Truth In Love – Bishop Paul D. Etienne – December 3, 2013 Almost everyday, we encounter some form of road block or difficulty related to our work, or state in life and or vocation. Our Christian tradition tells us such will be the case for one who follows Jesus. Our ‘language’ for this is typically: […]

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Reality Check

October 17, 2013 by  
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Truth In Love – Bishop Paul D. Etienne – October 16, 2013 The past few days the LORD has been testing my own perseverance in faith. God has been ‘breaking into” my own day-to-day experience lately to help me see where conversion is most needed in my life. The grace in this is being able […]

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Goodness Alone Insufficient; Christ Alone Saves

June 17, 2013 by  
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Truth In Love – Bishop Paul D. Etienne – June 16, 2013 Today’s readings are clear about the reality of sin. In our selection form the Second Book of Samuel, Nathan tells King David his sin. “Why have you spurned the Lord and done evil in his sight?” Once his sins are made known, David […]

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True Discipleship; Intentional Discipleship

May 22, 2013 by  
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Truth In Love – Bishop Paul D. Etienne – May 21, 2013 Today’s readings are a marvelous combination of Scriptures that have provided much guidance to me over the years, particularly when I was discerning my vocation to the priesthood. The first time the passage from Sirach came to my attention I was a seminarian […]

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The Church Exists For Mission, Not Its Own Sake, and the Same Is True For Each of Us

April 15, 2013 by  
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Truth In Love – Bishop Paul D. Etienne – April 14, 2013 On this Third Sunday of Easter, Jesus appears to his disciples for the third time. This appearance is particularly touching, as Jesus again expresses compassion for and patience with his disciples, while at the same time insisting on their following him as the […]

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How to Live Holy Week: Pope Francis’ Instruction from Today’s Audience

March 27, 2013 by  
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Truth In Love – Bishop Paul D. Etienne – March 27, 2013 For the past few years I’ve been telling our priests that we can no longer sit in our offices or stand in our sanctuaries expecting the People of God to come to us. It is clear the Holy Spirit is calling us to […]

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Unless You Become Like Children…Faith and Giving

March 8, 2013 by  
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Truth In Love – Bishop Paul D. Etienne – March 7, 2013 Every now and then, a life experience brings a biblical passage powerfully to mind and to life. I had one of those moments this week. “Amen, I say to you, unless you turn and become like children, you will not enter the kingdom […]

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