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  • The Mystery of the Church

    There is a certain emptiness in trying to live the Christian life outside the life of the Church. Without ...

    There is a certain emptiness in trying to live the Christian life outside the life of the Church. Without the Mystery of Penance, and the absolution of the Church, we have no hope of transformation an ...

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  • The Holy Virgin

    How can we deny the Theotokos an important role in the life of the Church? The departure from the Ancient ...

    How can we deny the Theotokos an important role in the life of the Church? The departure from the Ancient Church’s teachings regarding the Holy Virgin have even caused some to deny the virgin birth of ...

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  • Curbing Division Within The Church

    Driven by fear, there are people who leave the Church and head into schism. They are all filled with prid ...

    Driven by fear, there are people who leave the Church and head into schism. They are all filled with prideful people, thinking of themselves as the only remnant of Christ’s Church. These people practi ...

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  • Avoiding Hypocrisy And Our Lenten Journey

    We are not compelled to love God, having been created with free will. God does not, nor can He, compel Hi ...

    We are not compelled to love God, having been created with free will. God does not, nor can He, compel His creatures to love Him. Mutual love requires, by its very nature, freedom to either respond in ...

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  • Our Free Choice

    We are not compelled to love God, having been created with free will. God does not, nor can He, compel Hi ...

    We are not compelled to love God, having been created with free will. God does not, nor can He, compel His creatures to love Him. Mutual love requires, by its very nature, freedom to either respond in ...

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  • Ascetic Struggle

    Our world places a great deal of emphasis on being comfortable, and we tend to avoid anything that does n ...

    Our world places a great deal of emphasis on being comfortable, and we tend to avoid anything that does not bring pleasure. If we avoid ascetic struggle and choose to keep our Christian faith sideline ...

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  • Together Against Despair And Despondency

    In our moments of loneliness, and despondency, we are together. We are together in our celebration of lif ...

    In our moments of loneliness, and despondency, we are together. We are together in our celebration of life, and even in our death. When we seem so alone, we are together, for in Christ we are One Body ...

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  • How to Forgive?

    If we pray for those who’ve offended us, we open the door to all kinds of possibilities. When we ask God ...

    If we pray for those who’ve offended us, we open the door to all kinds of possibilities. When we ask God to help the person who’s been unkind and hurtful, our own hearts receive healing, for when we’v ...

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  • Memory

    When you open your heart to others, with gratitude, the path is prepared for a relationship with Jesus Ch ...

    When you open your heart to others, with gratitude, the path is prepared for a relationship with Jesus Christ, and the indwelling of the Holy Spirit will fill you with the power to live a life that is ...

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  • Despondency

    Depression and despondency are one of the plagues of the modern age, overtaking many with their insidious ...

    Depression and despondency are one of the plagues of the modern age, overtaking many with their insidious poison, and ravaging many a life. The pain and suffering that comes with deep depression can i ...

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