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Mary's Fears Today's Parental Fears, Too


In Full of Grace: Encountering Mary in Faith, Art and Life, Judith Dupre writes:

“Mary’s experience as a mother, her intense joy as well as her unfathomable grief, shed light on the unavoidable fate of all parents -- to love but lack the ability to ever fully understand of protect, their children.”

Dupré’s observation touches a parent’s worst fears. Comments?

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November 20-December 3, 2015


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