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One More Re-Hash on This Subject

I posted about a month and a half ago about some stuff surrounding annulments along with the reactions of family here, which, among other things, included accusations that I was personally, and incorrectly, interpreting what the Church teaches regarding divorce, annulment, and remarriage. 245 more words

Sanctity Of Life And Marriage

There are sufferings in this world. Are all of them salvific?

Salvific suffering, (the one that brings us joy, freedom and happiness) like the vicarial suffering (a suffering which is not deserved) of Christ is a suffering that could lead us transform ourselves into new persons and be agents of transformation in our society. 828 more words

Salvific Suffering

I asked God, "How does one get sanctified?"

“You through me, this is . Me through you, this is sanctifying.”

We are sanctified once we have allowed the Holy Spirit to live through us. 38 more words

Pope Calls For End of Violence Hidden as Sanctity

Pope Francis bluntly addressed violations to human dignity. He also called for those in the Middle East to stop looking at violence as a way to become a Saint in another religion. 19 more words


How I learned being a saint is as easy as ... bedtime

“What does it take to be a saint?” The great St. Thomas answered the question with two words:

“Will it.”

It sounds so simple. And it is God’s plan for each of us — no matter our station, our politics, our education, no matter our capacity to succeed in this world. 576 more words


Contemplation and Thomas Merton

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Thursday, March 2, 2017

Contemplation and Thomas Merton

This book Spiritual Classics has a sampling of many different types of Christians, and is all about a number of spiritual disciplines. 356 more words