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Articles written by Kyril Mcgown

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 By Kyril McGown    Community    March 11, 2016

Christ is risen! Indeed, he is risen!

This article is being written to appear on the Friday, three weeks before Easter Sunday as it appears on the Gregorian or civil calendar, which is the calendar most of the world uses these days. But f...

 
 By Kyril McGown    Community    December 11, 2015

Some thoughts about the world and the season

A short time ago, the world was shocked by the horrendous attacks in Paris, France, and in Mali on the African continent as well as uncovering a plot for a similar attack in Brussels. These atrocities were planned and committed in the name of a...

 
 By Kyril McGown    Community    August 28, 2015

Thanksgiving for special days

Many years ago, I remember sitting on a bench in my grandparents’ backyard and listening to him talking to a friend who had stopped by for a visit. I overheard him say, “August is a good month to get work done. There are no holidays in...

 
 By Kyril McGown    Community    May 15, 2015

A cautionary thought

This article is prompted by the statements of several politicians who have entered the race to become the President of the United States. We are the greatest nation in the world. We were founded by men (and women) who believed in God. Several of...

 
 By Kyril McGown    Community    January 30, 2015

A perspective

Today, I’d like to bring to your attention an article that appeared in the Jan.-Feb. edition of Touchstone magazine. The article was written by Dr. Randall B. Smith, a professor who holds the Scanlan Foundation Chair in Theology at St. Thomas...

 
 By Kyril McGown    Community    April 4, 2014

The Fifth Sunday of Lent

Lent is drawing to a close. Sunday will be the 5th Sunday of Lent and there is only one more week to go before we reach the special Church Season of Holy Week. The season in which we commemorate Jesus’ triumphal entrance into the Holy City of...