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Holiness is only possible through self-knowledge and a deliberate practice of the virtues

July 11, 2014

“Jesus is here with His Heart exposed. He says: “I am your Jesus, born Incarnate.”

“My brothers and sisters, I desire for each of you, your own sanctification through personal holiness. 30 more words


Prayer the Greatest Virtue

There is no other virtue that is either higher or more necessary than sacred Prayer, because all other virtues — I mean fasting, vigils, sleeping on the ground, ascesis, chastity, almsgiving, and all the rest — even though they are ways of imitating God, even though they cannot be taken away from us and constitute the immortal ornaments of the soul — do not unite man with God, but only render man fit to be united.  183 more words


Satanic ethicality

Good, evil, and morality are not usually stressed in the Satanist viewpoint. In fact, Satanism generally rejects the notion of morality as defined in traditional/conventional terms and focuses on personal gratification and ethics-neutral self-empowerment. 193 more words


Reflections on the proper age of marriage

In all the many relationship discussions I’ve had and/or observed, it seems that age is considered one of the biggest factors in the decision or advisability of the relationship–especially if the relationship is marriage. 2,198 more words



I taking Business Ethics and found the following quote so true that I had to share it.

Learning to care is essential to my ability to take my place in the community.

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Mountain Bike Oregon, 10 Year Anniversary!

If you haven’t heard of Mountain Bike Oregon (MBO), you live under a rock. If you haven’t gone to MBO, stay under your rock. It starts this Thursday in Oakridge, Oregon located about 30 minutes east of Eugene. 225 more words