The Wake Up Call – 7 December 2012

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The Wake Up CallThe Wake Up Call –
7 December 2012

Like the smell of strong coffee wafting down the hall, we offer a few book-related thoughts and stories to jumpstart your day…

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Today is the Feast of Saint Ambrose (c.330-397)!
Read Alban Butler’s classic account of Ambrose’s life from LIVES OF THE SAINTS…
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“What was any art but a mould in which to imprison for a moment the shining elusive element which is life itself – life hurrying past us and running away, too strong to stop, too sweet to lose.”  – Novelist Willa Cather, born on this day in 1873.

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Thanks be to God for this new day, may it be full of beauty and grace!

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