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  • St. Columbanus
    An originator of Ireland's unique monastic tradition, who went on to serve as a missionary to continental Europe during the early Middle Ages, the abbot Saint Columbanus – also known as St. Columban – is honored by the Catholic Church on Nov. 23. Despite their similar names and biographies, St. Columbanus is not the same person as Saint Columba of I

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  • Praise and Thanksgiving November 23, 2017
    When we are conscious of what God has done in our lives, we develop gratitude.  Like all expressions of praise, thanksgiving is rooted not only in God’s character but also in his actions. Praise and thanksgiving are like two instruments, a duet that communicates the glory of God in a stunning harmony. —from Praise God and Thank Him: Biblical Keys to a Joyful