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(Spoilers) Star Wars heroine Rey reminds me of Joan of Arc

Yes, I’m going to go there.

While watching The Force Awakens on the front row of a huge IMAX super screen theater in a chair that shook with every blast from a starship, I did not make the connection. 665 more words

On My Devotion To St. Joan And St. Thérèse

How my devotion to St. Joan of Arc led me to be a Monarchist

My devotion to St. Joan of Arc expressed itself initially as simply a love for the person of St. Joan. That person of St. Joan is a soul magnified by the Lord our Savior in a related, though inferior, manner to the Blessed Virgin Mary’s, whereby we see the glory of God reflected through the prism of her soul. 761 more words

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A Catholic madman's guide to the galaxy (and on going home to Guymon, OK)

(Written in the Spring of 2012.)

I’m writing this not knowing whether or not I will be able to make my Guymon High School 35th class reunion this summer. 2,214 more words

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Joan of Arc and the unfortunate liars

 There are stories from history that make me wish I could go back in time to watch closely, perhaps as a fly on a wall somewhere in the vicinity, to feel the whole expression of it. 1,065 more words

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Comments on the article about Therese in Crusade magazine

A few quotes from the wonderful article on Therese in the newest Crusade magazine:

“Jesus, Jesus,” she would say, “If I were to write all my desires, I would have to borrow the book of life; I wanted to have achieved all these deeds for Thee…” 305 more words

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Thérèse's poems in honor of Joan of Arc

Thérèse was a talented soul who wrote plays and poems while at the convent in Lisieux. Here are two beautiful ones that show the intimate relationship between her and Joan. 781 more words

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