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  • Saint Anselm poll: Buttigieg surges to 10 percentage point lead over Biden, Warren in NH

    11/20/2019 5:35:14 AM PST · by C19fan · 28 replies
    WMUR ^ | November 19, 2019 | John DiStaso, and Adam Sexton
    Mayor Pete Buttigieg has surged to the head of the Democratic presidential field in first-in-nation primary state New Hampshire, according to a new poll of likely primary voters released Tuesday. The Saint Anselm College Survey Center poll of 255 likely Democratic primary voters shows that Buttigieg, supported by 25 percent, now holds a 10 percentage point lead over former Vice President Joe Biden and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who are tied for second at 15 percent. Buttigieg is substantially ahead of Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, who is in fourth place at 9 percent.
  • Sweet Hour of Prayer! Or Not? How do You Experience Prayer?

    11/20/2014 7:50:32 AM PST · by Salvation · 16 replies
    Archdiocese of Washington ^ | 11-19-14 | Msgr. Chalres Pope
    Sweet Hour of Prayer! Or Not? How do You Experience Prayer? By: Msgr. Charles PopeHow do you think of prayer? Is it another thing you “have to do” among many other things on your list? Or is prayer a time when you refrain from doing? Is prayer a requirement you regret or a rest you relish? What is prayer for you?The danger in answering questions like these is that we may answer them the way we think they “should” be answered rather than in an honest way. Many struggle with prayer and experience it with a lot of negativity: boredom,...
  • On St. Anselm: Theologian, Teacher, Pastor

    09/23/2009 9:42:45 PM PDT · by ELS · 4 replies · 295+ views
    Zenit News Agency ^ | September 23, 2009 | Benedict XVI
    On St. Anselm: Theologian, Teacher, Pastor A Life Marked By "Love of Truth and the Constant Thirst for God" VATICAN CITY, SEPT. 23, 2009 ( Here is a translation of Benedict XVI's address today at the general audience in Paul VI Hall. * * * Dear brothers and sisters, In Rome, on the Aventine Hill, is found the Benedictine abbey of St. Anselm. As the seat of an Institute of Higher Studies and of the abbot primate of the Confederated Benedictines, it is a place that unites prayer, study and government, precisely the three activities that characterized the life of...
  • St. Anselm College seeks more diversity [Barf Alert]

    11/12/2008 2:14:39 AM PST · by cmj328 · 6 replies · 271+ views
    The Union-Leader ^ | Monday, Nov. 10, 2008 | Stephen Beale
    GOFFSTOWN – St. Anselm College is seeking to double the enrollment of Hispanics, African-Americans, and other minorities and create a campus environment that welcomes students of other Christian denominations, religions, and different sexual orientations. "We need to be a place where everyone feels at home, not just some people," said the Rev. Jonathan DeFelice, president of the college. "What are the things we do that are unattractive and therefore keeping some people away? We're asking that question ourselves. Are we doing enough so that people feel comfortable and at home here?" Denise Askin, a retired English professor, was hired this...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 04-21-05, Optional, St. Anselm

    04/21/2005 7:08:06 AM PDT · by Salvation · 23 replies · 397+ views American Bible ^ | 04-21-05 | New American Bible
    April 21, 2005Thursday of the Fourth Week of Easter Psalm: Thursday 19 Reading IActs 13:13-25 From Paphos, Paul and his companionsset sail and arrived at Perga in Pamphylia. But John left them and returned to Jerusalem. They continued on from Perga and reached Antioch in Pisidia. On the sabbath they entered into the synagogue and took their seats. After the reading of the law and the prophets,the synagogue officials sent word to them,"My brothers, if one of you has a word of exhortationfor the people, please speak." So Paul got up, motioned with his hand, and said,"Fellow children of Israel...
  • 'The Making of a Philosopher': The Intensely Examined Life

    05/23/2002 9:33:09 AM PDT · by cornelis · 13 replies · 347+ views
    The New York Times ^ | May 19, 2002 | Lefkowitz review of McGinn
    'The Making of a Philosopher': The Intensely Examined Life By MARY LEFKOWITZ Socrates always insisted that what he knew was worth little or nothing, even though no less an authority than the Delphic oracle said that there was no one wiser than he. Philosophers are not ''lovers of wisdom,'' in the literal meaning of the word, but lovers of the search for understanding. They cannot rest until they can determine for themselves and explain to their colleagues how they know what can be known, and why it is worth knowing. Not everyone would be happy living this kind of intensely...