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Speakers from the women’s conference at St. Theresa Parish are, from left, Ofelia De Los Santos, Dr. Ben Nguyen and Sister Lou Ella Hickman, IWBS. Luisa Buttler for South Texas Catholic

of beatitude. Her talk entitled “Woman: Fulfilled Today in Your Hearing” was named based on a passage in Luke 4:21. “When you evangelize a woman, you evangelize a family,” said De Los Santos. “And when you evangelize the family, you evangelize the whole world.” De Los Santos also spoke about the

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different incarnations of the Virgin Mary, including as Arc of the Covenant, as Woman and the Dragon, as La Virgen de Guadalupe, as Warrior Queen, as Mary of the Apocalypse and more. “Mary is the key to whatever prayer request you have,” said De Los Santos. “She stomps on that devil when he tries to get your child, your boyfriend, your husband,

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your son, your daughter. I promise you that if you are faithful to our Blessed Mother, she will break any chain, bond or addiction in your family.” The conference ended with lunch and door prizes, but most importantly, with a renewed spirit of evangelization with a reminder of their role as “Women: Heart of the Church.”

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June 2018 - Vol.53 No.6  

In our June issue, we feature Nick and Oralia Cardenas, longtime parishioners from Our Lady of Victory in Beeville, who have dedicated 24 ye...

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