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Ferguson, MO: Far From Justice

The goal of a virtuous life is to become like God.

St. Gregory of Nyssa, in De Beatitudinibus

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Justice is one of the cardinal virtues.  

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Faith

The Cult of the "Ordinary," and "Equality"

Throughout human history we adapt to ideas that become infused in our common culture – so strong is the innate human need to be “part of the group.”  Ah, the social needs of the human person. 490 more words

Living Well

The Good & Goodness

“Teacher, what good must I do to gain eternal life?”  He answered him, “Why do you ask me about the good?  There is only One who is good.”

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Living Well

City of God ... Or Not?

These men … hold Christ responsible for the evils which they deservedly suffer for their wicked lives.  They have not the slightest appreciation of the fact, that, when they deserved to be punished, they were spared for Christ’s sake.  

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Faith

Claim Your Vocation

Each one of us has a vocation.  We are all called by God to share in His life and His Kingdom.

All vocations are intended by God to manifest His love in the world.  

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Faith

Enough with "Me, Me, Me ..."

It is a most significant fact that man is not sufficient unto himself, that life is not meaningful to him unless he is serving an end beyond itself, unless it is of value to someone else … To hoard the self is to grow a colossal sense for the futility of living.

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Wisdom

Freedom for Good or Anarchy?

” … modern culture has been a revolt against Christian faith aimed at putting the human being in the place of God.”

Wolfhart Pannenberg

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