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A Wonderful "Play and Pray Day!"

The “Pray and Play” day at Quonnie on Sunday, August 10 was wonderful, especially for the twelve young women from Ann Marie Strileckis’s parish in Hartford. These “girls” (across a broad range of ages) were from families originally from Burma: they represented the KAREN culture, spoke in many dialects, had spent extended periods of time in Thai Refugee camps, were attentive, and are quite beautiful.

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It should be summer for all children

-This article was first published by the Rhode Island Catholic. -

Summer is for children. It is their free time. They don’t have to get up while it is still dark to wait for school buses, dressed in school clothes and carrying those heavy backpacks filled with homework - done or not. It is their time to wear the universal uniform of summer – shorts and tee-shirts. Summer leagues of baseball are in session and there are the days in the park or at the seashore, whiling away hours building sand castles or riding waves.

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Prayer for the victims of trafficking

World Day against Trafficking in Persons

“Happy are those who hunger for justice”

Let us pray…

…for men, women, and children, victims of forced labor

…for men, women, and children, abused in cotton plantations, in sweat shops, in rivers poisoned by mine exploitation

“Happy are those who hunger for justice”

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