Daily Archives: December 1, 2017

Sister Florence Theresa Dippold, CSJ

Sister Florence Therese Dippold lived her life as a Sister of St. Joseph for 68 years with dedication and compassion. Born to George and Florence in Valley Stream, Florence attended The Mary Louis Academy and upon graduation entered the congregation. While teaching elementary school in parishes in Brooklyn and Queens including St. Robert Bellarmine, St. Vincent de Paul, St. Michael’s…

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December 1

Reflection “Being Christian is not about meeting requirements for a future reward in an afterlife.  Rather, the Christian life is about a relationship with God that transforms life in the present.”  The basic attitude of the Christian life is to bear witness to what is worthwhile. The life of Jesus did this. Superficial pieties did not bind his behavior. The gospel…

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