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There is only one way to avoid criticism:
do nothing,
say nothing
and be nothing.

- Aristotle
Life

Defeating Opportunism. Yet another brief reflection.

St. John Paul II’s “Love & Responsibility” is such a profound work; it laid the groundwork for what would become a series of talks we know as Theology of the Body. 421 more words

Catholic

Mindful Mondy #25 - Patience

Enter sigh of relief here…ahhhh.  The weeks preceding my month of writing were the most challenging and emotional weeks I experienced this year.  In February and March, I was in a similar emotional place as I witnessed in the moment many… 343 more words

Thought

What Is Better: Being Productive or Being Lazy?

“I HATE PRODUCTIVE PEOPLE.” That was the title of a recent video by Emma Blackery, in which she talks about how awful it is to be around productive people when you are a “lazy” person, a video she starts by saying that secretly, she’s actually just jealous. 931 more words

Open-minded

What do I do when my faith doesn't make sense?

What do I do when my faith doesn’t make sense? Oh, the burden of rationality. I really had to wonder this week how we got to the point where we really need to understand everything. 1,327 more words

Message

no more excuses

So, blog, you have been neglected lately.

For a while, I was blaming my neglect on the new job and the inevitable new job/new schedule adjustment period. 519 more words

Journal