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The majestic plural, the royal “we,” is deployed by individuals in high positions seeking to cast their own opinions as the views of a much larger group for whom they feel empowered to speak as a representative. 2,782 more words


True love is faithful love ~ in God's love

Flagler Beach Florida sunrise / bob traupman.


We’ve been reflecting on St. Paul’s eloquent words about love from I Cor. 13. And this is my final post on the subject. 753 more words

What Is Love?

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Daily Life

Erich Fromm Quote

“There is hardly any activity, any enterprise, which is started with such tremendous hopes and expectations and yet which feels so regularly as love.”

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Jilted lovers ~ or Joyous love?

mesa verde national park of southern colorado / march 2008 / bob traupman. 

Dear Sisters and Brothers,

Our society finds it quite acceptable for people to hop into one relationship after another or just satisfy their needs by”hooking up”. 905 more words

What Is Love?

Quotes 2/8/17

Hi Wednesday!! Have a happy Hump Day!!

Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.

Erich Fromm

A Quote A Day

A New Years trigger

I had promised not to write any 2017 homilies this year given 2016’s recalcitrant machinations to last year’s goodwill messages.Sitting in my garden now however, surrounded by the aftermath of last nights New Years celebration- the abandoned empty cartridges the only reminder of the glorious though ephemeral display of an elaborately sequined sky last night coupled with the blanketed silence of snoozing revelers, – I had cause to reflect on a recent incident which I thought fitting to share on this day – one that’s often bitter sweet for me and most – pregnant with hope and cautious optimism yet wizened by weary and wary disenchantment . 699 more words