I confessed that I’d begun wearing the scapular, as a discipline; for penance and correction. “It’s my hair shirt,” I explained.
Calling it “the world’s tiniest hair shirt” is no exaggeration. 73 more words
When I was a boy I attended a Catholic parochial school from second to eighth grade and was given a heavy dose of religious indoctrination. It was unfortunate that I didn’t learn to ignore what we were being taught about heaven and hell, sin and salvation. 1,147 more words