“Sin is more profitable than innocence. Innocence had made me arrogant, sin made me humble.” – St. Ambrose Modern Man wastes both his innocence and his guilt. One to sin and the other to the loss of the sense of sin. Guilt has become a psychological complex in need of curing, rather than an opportunity [...]
“It is a good life that makes you pleasing to God, not high-sounding words and clever expressions. It is better to feel contrition for your sins than to know how to define it. What good is it to know the entire Bible by heart and to learn the sayings of all the philosophers if you [...]
Have you ever tried really hard to be humble? Or found yourself trying to figure out how to act humble or appear humble? Not in a superficial pretending-to-be-humble kind of way. But in an “I genuinely want to be humble, how can I do it?” kind of way. I know I have. It’s a powerful [...]
“Now a Catholic is a person who has plucked up courage to face the incredible and inconceivable idea that somebody else may be wiser than he is.” – G.K. Chesterton (The Well and the Shadows) In otherwords, as Catholics, we are admitting that we need Jesus’ Church. We are admitting that He gave us this [...]
Two secrets to keep your marriage brimming 1. Whenever you’re wrong, admit it, 2. Whenever you’re right, shut up. Very funny. But also very true. :-) And it’s not just a good rule for marriage, but for life in general.
This is one of the coolest and most moving videos I’ve ever seen. It is truly an amazing story and well worth everyone’s time to watch. Unfortunately, in our society, the disabled and handicapped are increasingly looked upon as burdens on our society. In fact, many doctors appallingly recommend abortion to parents who may be [...]