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The Screwtape Letters for Modern Times

I have just come across this brilliant piece of work mimicking C.S. Lewis, which was posted on the blog Etheldredasplace (wow – that’s a mouthful ‘aint it?): for the original post, … 1,615 more words

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A Prayer To The Holy Spirit

Pray to Holy Spirit – Inspiration – Guidance – Find your Destiny through Quiet Prayer

A simple way to achieve sanctity and happiness. For five minutes every day quiet your imagination, close your eyes to everything visible and your ears to all external sounds and withdraw into the sanctuary of your baptized soul which is the temple of the Holy Spirit. 105 more words

A Profundity and a Sorrow

St. Jerome

Saints are tough, not soft and sweet playbabies.  Professor Plinio Correa de Oliveira makes this point using two pictures of St. Therese and one of the Holy Shroud of Turin, … 73 more words

Month Of Our Sorrowful Mother

Daily Prompt - Litmus, Litmus on the Wall

If you had to come up with one question, the answer to which would determine whether or not you could be friends with a person you’ve just met, what would it be?

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The Reading from the Second Epistle of St. Paul to the Corinthians 6:1-10

In today’s epistle reading we hear these words “Brethren, working together with Him, then, we entreat you not to accept the grace of God in vain. 713 more words

The Canonization of the Armenian Martyrs of 1915. What is Christian Martyrdom Anyway?

In April 2015, on the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, under the auspices of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of all Armenians and His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia, the Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church will take the momentous step to officially recognize as saints of the church the countless souls who perished during the Genocide in witness of their Christian faith. 251 more words

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