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Waiting for inspiration and angels

I am feeling a down period of inspiration. I did ask the angels for help, but post ideas just are not popping into my head. I am stubbornly asking the angels for help even with the doubts I’ve had about receiving help from them. 304 more words

Beginnings

Bridegroom Matins: Let us love the Bridegroom, O Brethren. . . .

Let us love the Bridegroom, O Brethren. Let us keep our lamps aflame with virtues and true faith, so that we, like the wise virgins of the Lord, may be ready to enter with Him into the marriage feast. 21 more words

Church Prayers, Hymns, Services

Who I am and Why I'm Here

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Get ready for a 2 weeks worth of blogs! I’ve joined a blogging 101 introduction class focused on learning the arts of the trade. 390 more words

Our Own Calling

Not many of you should become teachers, my fellow believers, because you know that we who teach will be judged more strictly.
-James 3:1

It’s happened more than once already that I’ll look to the next section of James thinking several verses will be covered in a single post, but as I prayed on the next verses to begin Chapter 3, I’m moved to discuss just this one verse at length. 817 more words

Bible Commentary

Possession

(Luis Buñuel – Viridiana)

Don’t Be Mistaken: You are in control!

There are many disputes around how much we are in control of our lives.

Some say we have no free will and our paths are determined. 550 more words

Neuroscience

Virtue

I pronounce it as certain that there was never yet a a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.

- Benjamin Franklin, The busy-body No. 3, February 18, 1728.

The Life Of Man