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Wandering Around Washington Oaks Garden State Park

Smooth sandy beaches are the usual picture conjured in one’s mind when thinking of Florida.  Craggy rocks usually draw images of California not Florida.  However, on the way to St. 197 more words

Advancing Fleet

From where I stand on the south side of the Bridge of Lions, I see five boats moored in a row along the sea wall approaching the Castillo’s ramparts, like so many English ships of the line in battle formation.


The Rule of St. Augustine - Teachings

Chapter I

Purpose and Basis of Common Life

Before all else, dear brothers, love God and then your neighbor, because these are
the chief commandments given to us. 3,363 more words

Catholic Life

As the Deer...

May you seek him and find him

until you rest in him forever

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“Thou hast made us for thyself, O Lord, and our heart is restless until it finds its rest in thee.”  ~St. Augustine

For Pastors And Teachers

Vergil to Augustine: Inanitas

My friend Adam has hit upon a quite nice little idea in his translating of the Aeneid.  The general idea is that Vergil is a cynic who ends all his most epic scenes by throwing shade on them.   599 more words

Flight Of Fancy

Seven Stops for St. Augustine Fun

Girls’ weekend took a touristy turn this year.  Despite the fact that we were only steps from Vilano Beach, we only stepped foot on the sand the evening of our last night. 938 more words