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Glorious Exposure

13 Apr

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“All those who love must be known sooner or later as they are, without pretense, their souls stripped bare.”
~ Caryll Houselander

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The End is in Sight: The Four Last Things

20 Mar

“Blessed those who shall find themselves in Thy most holy will, for the second death shall do them no ill.”
~ St. Francis of Assisi

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A Pivotal 4×4: Of the Marks of the Church

20 Feb

“The inner reality abides changeless; Christ made his Church thus; it can never be otherwise.”
~ Frank Sheed

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Of Driving Lessons, Fatherhood, and the Moral Life

29 Jan

“Conversion to Christ does not
automatically make us virtuous.”
~ Frank Sheed

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Those Empty Pews: Thoughts on Mass Attendance

14 Jan


“We always offer the same Lamb, not one today and another tomorrow, but always the same one. For this reason the sacrifice is always only one.”
~ St. John Chrysostom

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The Gift of Listening

21 Dec

“What’s the trouble, sweetheart?”

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The Monkey on My Back: A Chronic Illness Tutorial

16 Nov

“To the extent that Christ’s suffering becomes my suffering, my suffering becomes a prayer.”
~ Dom Hubert van Zeller

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