Thankful Thursday: For All Our Saints

Remembering those who have gone before us Graveyard at All Saints Church, Burton-Dassett,  Warwickshire, England, where some of my husband’s ancestors are buried. At the Chancery of the Roman Catholic Diocese where I work there is a small chapel, and this morning many of us gathered there for Mass to observe the Solemnity of All Saints, known in other Christian … Continue reading "Thankful Thursday: For All Our Saints"

Some of the Families Included Here

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  Welcome to Many Branches, One Tree! In one of Aesop’s fables, an old man brought his three sons together and handed the eldest a bundle of sticks, asking him to break it.  Though the first son tried with all his strength, he could not break the bundle.  The second and third son also tried, … Continue reading "Welcome"