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concupiscence

An eager or vehement desire. Latin ” concupiscere”=to long for (something) < “con”=intensifer + “cupere”=to desire.

Etymology

Fifty Shades of Overreaction

My news feed (yes, I have one) tells me that Fifty Shades of Grey is about to make a historic splash at the box office. I have every expectation of this… 947 more words

Philosophy And Public Life

A Season of Penance and Ascetical Warfare

St. Agatha

In this timely Catholic Gentleman post, Sam Guzman offers encouragement and seven well thought out suggestions for having a spiritually efficacious Lent.

It’s not just for fundamentalists any more.   65 more words

Month Of The Blessed Trinity