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Selfless Desire

Selfless desire for the other’s true good is called benevolence in love. If love as desire says, “I long for you AS a good,” love as benevolence says “I long for YOUR good,” and “I long for that which is good for you.” 199 more words



The Food Pantry will be open to the public from 1:30pm until 3:30 pm on the second and the fourth Sunday of each month.

Those needing assistance with food may enter by the covered door of The Lighthouse nearest the basketball court.


Power from Within


noun be·nev·o·lence \bə-ˈnev-lən(t)s, –ˈne-və-\

Definition of BENEVOLENCE


:  disposition to do good


a :  an act of kindness

b :  a generous gift… 87 more words

New Power

The Innocence Effect

There is a famous quote stated by Ernest Hemingway that says, “All things truly wicked start from an innocence” in his posthumously published book, A Moveable Feast. 1,340 more words


Spirituality and Good Qualities

It was the job of the Holy Prophet (may God bless him and give him peace) to make things smooth for people, not difficult. Even when people were rude to him he still behaved graciously and with manners. 423 more words


Benevolence in Islam

Those who spend (of that which God has given them)

in ease and austerity,  those who control their wrath,

And are forgiving to human kind; God loves the good.’ 2,080 more words


Concussions and Comrades.

My most epic of bungles always seem to be born of these moments of perceived desperation. Or, well, maybe desperation isn’t the right word, but… Moments that urgently need to be seized. 557 more words