And he shall judge among the nations, and shall rebuke many people: and they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more… 744 more words
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The Tenth Station: Jesus Is Stripped of His Garments.
After they had crucified him, they divided his garments by casting lots.
Like a lamb led to slaughter… 743 more words
These are some notes from Augustine’s treatise Baptism and the Forgiveness of Sins. Once you get passed the grim assertions that unbaptized babies aren’t saved (which guaranteed that the Catholic church would come up with theories of Limbo), there are some important points on concupiscence. 185 more words
1st Sunday of Lent (Lk. 4: 1-13) “Scripture and Spiritual Warfare” https://swordsoftruth.files.wordpress.com/2016/02/homily-1st-lent.mp3
This blog provides brilliant and reliable commentary on Sacred Scripture and each Sunday’s readings at Mass. 18 more words
In Patristic anthropology, concupiscence is an important aspect of the inner workings of the human soul. Concupiscence is usually mentioned in the context either of the battle over grace & free will or of the early monastic movement. 724 more words