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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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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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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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Silence of the Lambs

Lord God of hosts, how long will you frown on your people’s plea?  You have fed them tears for their bread, an abundance of tears for their drink.  

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Innate Virtue

There is more in you of good than you know … some courage and some wisdom blended in measure.

J. R. R. Tolkien, 1892-1973

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