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Who Am I? (The Virtues and the Vices: 1)

What helps us consider who we are and who we want to become? Many medieval buildings and manuscripts showed the virtues and vices for this purpose. 183 more words

Chartres Cathedral

Kitchen Table Conversation: Justice, Crawling, Continuous

“Though I have no fear of God and no respect for anyone, yet because this widow keeps bothering me, I will grant her justice, so that she may not wear me out by continually coming.” 584 more words


Wacky Catholic teaching: Jesus - Mary Incest

This has got to be the weirdest Roman Catholic teaching I’ve ever seen:

The Roman Catholic Church’s official Baltimore Catechism promotes the sick teaching that Mary, Christ’s earthly mother, is also his “ 468 more words

What's So And Not So

Mary: The Queen Mother

In today’s session with the mom’s group at my church,  we talked about Mary and the Saints.  The Symbolon dvd explained this in depth of who Mary is and how she is important to the church and the Catholic community. 301 more words

Masc/fem names: Masculine forms of feminine names

Browsing through the Dictionary, you’ll find plenty of names whose origin is listed as simply “Fem. of ”, with a cross-reference to the relevant masculine name. 848 more words


The Life of Mary (16): Blessing Be Upon You!

Jesus, raising his right hand in blessing, is found at the top of many windows at Chartres, including the window dedicated to the life of Mary. 304 more words

Chartres Cathedral

A Tale of Two Churches

Martha and Mary

38 Now as they went on their way, Jesus entered a village. And a woman named Martha welcomed him into her house. 39 And she had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet and listened to his teaching. 1,327 more words

Jesus, My First Love