7 Quick Takes Friday – Volume 71

7_quick_takes_sm1Please join me and other Catholic bloggers at Conversion Diary for 7 Quick Takes Friday.

1. March for Life
The Canadian March for Life was yesterday. For the first time in many years, I wasn’t able to attend because of illness. Thankfully, our family was represented at the March by my 23-year-old son. Read more about the March here.

2. God-grandchild!
I just found out that one of my god-daughters is expecting a baby! This will be my fourth god-grandchild! James and I have been blessed to be the godparents of six incredible people: three girls and three boys (the girls are all adults now.)

3. Sunrise
My son, Josh, captured this breathtaking sunrise.

photo copyright Josh Hrkach

photo copyright Josh Hrkach

4. Never Say Never
Excellent post from Jen at Conversion Diary: “Never Say Never and Other Thoughts on Having More Kids.”

5. Fr. Denis Lemieux
Fr. Denis is a wonderful priest from the Madonna House community in Combermere, Ontario. He is also an author (see below) and blogs at Ten Thousand Places. Last week, I attended an inspiring day of prayer and reflection in which he spoke on “Mary and the Year of Faith.”

6. Reading Shelf
Going Home – Denis Lemieux
The I-Choice: Staying Human in a Digital Age – Denis Lemieux

7. Mother’s Day Cartoon

Image copyright James and Ellen Hrkach

Image copyright James and Ellen Hrkach

Copyright 2013 Ellen Gable Hrkach

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