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"My Soul Rejoices in the Lord."

As we prepare to mark our first half-century, the Catholic Diocese of Arlington is embarking on a spiritual and intellectual renewal in the foundational truths of the Catholic Faith. Preparation Year II focuses on Mary, the Mediatrix of All Grace and the model disciple.

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Arlington Catholic Herald

Our Lady of Guadalupe: An image for our times

December 1, 2022

Bishop Michael F. Burbidge: "We have heard the saying, 'A picture is worth a thousand words.' How true this is, gazing at the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe, who we remember on her feast day Dec. 12. This miraculous image was given by God to the people of Mexico at a time they desperately needed to know Jesus. This event, and the subsequent witness of the Mexican people, inspires our faith and helps us grow closer to Jesus." (CNS photo: Junno Arocho Esteves)

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Jesus tells us that 'storms' will come our way but if we build our lives on solid foundations, we will withstand them. So, be steadfast in faith; trust in the Lord, follow his commands; and be known for your generous service. These foundations will keep you from collapsing!