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Why make the sign of the cross?

Why make the sign of the cross? Fr Chris gives an answer in the next in our series explaining some of the things we do at St Chrysostom’s. 446 more words



Today’s WordPress daily prompt:  Crossing

Upon seeing this prompt, I got the visual of people crossing themselves or making the “Sign of the Cross.”  Many people mistakenly believe that… 601 more words

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The Lord’s Prayer as Spiritual Technology

A few weeks ago I was talking religion with some friends, and one of them claimed the Our Father (the Lord’s Prayer) plays into a mindset of blind obedience and unquestioning submission. 36 more words


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November 29, 2016 - Daily Maintenance

Yesterday we spoke about how part of being prepared is being flexible and part of being flexible is knowing how and when. Knowing the times that we have in our day that lend themselves to prayer is vital to an active prayer life. 399 more words


Why make the sign of the cross with the right hand.

The right hand, probably in part due to the fact that most people are right-handed, is traditionally the hand of blessing and greeting in many cultural settings, a convention found in Scripture and Tradition. 132 more words

Catholic And Proud

Are we passive bystanders in the war with darkness?

“The world’s coming to an end and I wanna do my part!” Or, more theologically, “What is the Apocalypse and how can I help?”

Plague, famine, war and death are on my mind now—and not just because I’m writing the night before the U.S. 769 more words