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There will be many blessings
Within the sacred heart
Away from lies and dissidence
Where hatred has no part
Where love and understanding will
Reside with peace and calm… 48 more words


The Reluctant Orthodox - Volume 21 "Entering a Foreign Land"

We’re late today. 

A heavy rain preparing us for what are sure to become April showers is falling and with it comes a phone call from our son asking for a ride. 411 more words

Reluctant Orthodox

Blessed are the Persecuted

“In a world built on free-will instead of God’s will, we must be the Freaks. While we may not be called to martyr our lives, we must martyr our way of life.” – Michael Tait… 758 more words


Mercy... Mercy... Mercy~~

Blessed are the merciful,
for they shall obtain mercy.

This beatitude should be a no-brainer…… Give mercy…. receive mercy. Tit for Tat.

When grace and mercy intersect…it will bring peace into your relationships. 42 more words

Love And Things Like Love...

Developing the Beatitudes in Our Lives

As I’ve already shared, this past weekend I gave a silent retreat for fifty undergraduates titled, Developing the Beatitudes in Our Lives.

We don’t always take the Beatitudes seriously as an instruction for how to live our lives. 406 more words