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                                       September Newsletter 

Dear friends,
Today is the feast of the Birth of Mary, our Mother, Sept 8.  Go here to listen to a meditation for this feast.

Last Saturday saw the ordination of 29 new Opus Dei priests in Rome. The celebration included a reading of a moving congratulatory letter from Pope Francis. You can read about it here

                                       Recollections for Men
  Go here for information on the zoom connection     
                                       Reston Study Center

    .                            .Thursday, Sept 10, 7:30 p.m.
                                  Saturday, Sept 12, 7:30 a.m.
                                    Monday, Sept 14, 7:30 p.m
                      Wednesday, Sept 16, 8 p.m. (young professionals)

                    We will observe distancing. Please wear masks.          
Of Special Interest:
We trust all enjoyed the Labor Day holiday.  Here's a timely flashback: a 1998 OpEd in the WSJ written by Fr. Arne Panula entitled "The Worth of Work."

Listen to an excellent podcast by Andy Reed at The Heights: "Fostering gratitude in a fast-paced world." 

The USCCB website offers resources to strengthen marriages:  See their page in the "Made For Love" series which offers this podcast: "Love in the time of Covid" 

Gather many thoughtful parenting tips on the Families of Character website. 

 We do still have some room on our November and December retreat weekends at Longlea.  Go here for the website and to register. 
Longlea offers retreats for men, women, college students and priests.
See Longlea's website for more information and for application forms.
 Let us be thankful for a gradual return to normal living while we storm heaven for a complete lifting of the Coved plague and for a safe return to school. .  
Daryl Glick
Reston Study Center

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