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C.S. Lewis and the Care of Souls

from the Desiring God 2013 National Conference
Featuring Dr. Lyle Dorsett

C.S. Lewis

Spiritual directors and direction for the Baptized

by Edward Lee

It’s generally recognized that baptism has been restored to its sacramental centrality in the life of the church. Baptism gives the Christian his/her  essential identity.   235 more words

Non-Practicing or Recovering Catholic?

The second largest religious denomination in the United States is made of up 42.7 million non-practicing Catholics – men and women who were raised Catholic but, for whatever reason, no longer practice.  568 more words

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Novena to the Divine Mercy

From Divine Mercy in My Soul (The diary of St. Maria Faustina Kowalska)

Novena to The Divine Mercy

Which Jesus instructed me to write down and make before the Feast of Mercy. 2,323 more words

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St. Maria Faustina Kowalska on Spiritual Directors

From Divine Mercy in My Soul (The diary of St. Maria Faustina Kowalska)

937 I will say a word more about my spiritual director . It is strange that there are so few priests who know how to pour power, strength and courage into a soul so that it can make constant progress without getting tired. 839 more words

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You Want the Truth? You Can't Handle the Truth!

Today’s blog is about meditation and the REAL reason we resist it.

Excuses, Excuses, Excuses!

This past week, I had several conversations with fellow meditators and meditation teachers, all over the reasons people give for NOT meditating: 708 more words

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Awakened by Reality

I recently had a very hard conversation to which I wasn’t looking forward. Those are always hard, aren’t they? But experiences like this have a way of awakening us to reality in a way that “life as usual” doesn’t. 524 more words

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