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4 Quotes By & From George Washington In “Humility”

I thoroughly enjoyed Dr. David Bobb’s book Humility (you can read my full book review by clicking here). The book was partially a challenge for us to cultivate this virtue in our individual lives and in the fabric of our nation. 219 more words

Moderation in Principle is a Species of Vice...

“Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle, is a species of vice.” — Thomas Paine, Letter Addressed to the Addressers on the Late Proclamation, 1792

Founding Fathers

Perverting the Plain Meaning of Words...

“How strangely will the tools of a tyrant pervert the plain meaning of words!” — Samuel Adams, to John Pitts, 1776

Founding Fathers

Virtue makes you WHAT?!

I want to preface this article by saying I don’t consider myself a feminist in any way. I think feminists kind of miss the whole point the try to make on… 266 more words

Feminism

Concerning Prophets

We do not hear much about prophets in secular culture.  Yet, every age needs and does have prophets.

Why do we not hear about prophets today?   261 more words

The Good

Contemplation

Father Benson explains: “The third stage of Illumination, corresponding with that of the Purgative Way, deals with those actual relations between Christ and the soul that are involved in the Divine Friendship. 309 more words

Bible

Sore Muscles

Becoming good at any particular skill takes patience, and hours of hard work, resulting in a tired voice, worn out brain, sore muscles, and so on. 127 more words