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A Monk's Chronicle: 4 December 2017 -- Andrew: A Patron Whose Time Has Come

Andrew:  A Patron Whose Time Has Come

I’ve never been one of those monks who love to bolt out of church as soon as is decently possible.   1,045 more words

Five Good Reasons to Avoid Being Educated

Sometimes in life we need to face difficult truths.  If we have been on the wrong side of an issue, we need to be open to change, and open to declaring an “about-face.” Even if it hurts! 2,191 more words

Classical Education

Cardinal Newman: "May God's grace be efficacious in us"

“Let us think much, and make much, of the grace of God; let us beware of receiving it in vain; let us pray God to prosper it in our hearts, that we may bring forth much fruit. 94 more words

Religious/Theological Reflections

Cardinal Newman: “I want something"

“I want something; I know not what. It is you that I want, though I so little understand this. I say it and take it on faith; I partially understand it, but very poorly. 196 more words

Religious/Theological Reflections