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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

On the good side. . . ground has been broken for a new organic garden on the White House lawn.  This undoubtedly is the most useful response of the government to the on-going financial collapse.  There’s been the typical sniping … Continue reading

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Best and worst of days.

Today was a great day.  It is the Feast of St. Joseph, and we blessed the St. Joseph’s Table at the morning Mass at Epiphany Church.  It was decorated with food donated by parishioners for us to give to the poor.  … Continue reading

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Quite the interesting times. . .

It’s been a busy couple of weeks.  The students from Creighton have come and gone and they accomplished quite a bit during their few days of social justice/care of Creation “bootcamp”.  They made bread and biscuits and whole wheat chocolate cake … Continue reading

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Bob’s Get Ready for Spring Song

For usn’s in the Northern Hemisphere, spring is on its way. And with all the grim news lately, I think it’s time for a song. BOB’S GET READY FOR SPRING SONG Tune: Jingle Bells Chorus: Plant the garden, plant the … Continue reading

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Getting ready for the Creighton students and their alternative spring break at our house.

One of the spring events here at the Oscar Romero Catholic Worker house is the arrival of a team of students from Creighton University who come here and spend their spring break with us.  I am always amazed at the … Continue reading

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Bob’s Get Ready for Winter Song

Altogether now, to the tune “Santa Claus is Coming to Town”… OH! We better not wait, it’s time to make plans, Compost, mulch, put away the fans, Winter time is coming to town! Squash and turnips and carrot plants, Season … Continue reading

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