Category Archives: Thoughts

Week Of Prayer For Christian Unity

This morning, as I was driving back from Planned Parenthood in the city 40 miles south of me, I was listening to “Go Ask Your Father” on Relevant Radio when the subject of the “Week Of Prayer For Christian Unity” … Continue reading

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Even The Darkest Soul

One of the ways that the devil can win is by convincing you that you are not salvageable. You have sinned too much for God to forgive you. You are evil. You have done too many horrible things to ever … Continue reading

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Scientism…

For those who don’t believe anything that science cannot prove: Science cannot prove that there is no God. Does this mean that you cannot be an atheist? I would think that the closest you can come to atheism is agnostic… … Continue reading

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Only The Heroic…

Now is not the time to falter… Hang in there…

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The First Stone

A lesson that I think most of us need to be reminded of… Jn 8:3 – 11 Then the scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery and made her stand in the middle. They … Continue reading

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A Thought On The Mark Of The Beast – 666

We often hear tell of “The Mark Of The Beast” – the number 666 – being associated with the Pope and, by extension, the Catholic Church. This is used in an effort to show the ‘true satanic nature of the … Continue reading

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How Can We Recognize The Devil’s Tricks?

The devil could not persuade many people to follow him to Hell by coming right out and saying “yeah, that’s the wrong thing to do and if you do this, you’re going to suffer in Hell forever and ever and … Continue reading

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Don’t Regret Suffering…

Sometimes I need a reminder of the value of suffering… I have suffered in my life, just like everybody else. Sometimes greatly. Just like everybody else. Sometimes badly. Just like everybody else. I have also sinned, in my life. Just … Continue reading

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Bobby McFerrin sings Ave Maria like the angels

Saw this. Had to share it with you…

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Could The Son Of God Really Become Present In The Eucharist?

If you believe that God exists; If you believe that He created the universe out of nothing; If you believe that He appeared as a burning bush (Exodus 3:2); If you believe that He appeared as a hand (Daniel 5:5); If you believe that He … Continue reading

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Being Catholic

While I am far from perfect, or even good, this is what I strive for…

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The Hatred Of Hell

Rev 21:27 “but nothing unclean will enter it, nor any (one) who does abominable things or tells lies. Only those will enter whose names are written in the Lamb’s book of life.” Heb 12:23 “and the assembly of the firstborn … Continue reading

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A Shorter Introduction To The Rosary

When we pray the Rosary, many, if not most, of us are accustomed to beginning the  prayer with the Apostle’s Creed. But did you know that in many parts of the Church the introduction to the rosary does not include … Continue reading

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The Luminous Mysteries Of The Rosary In Scripture

This is not meant as a tutorial on how to pray the Rosary, but as an aid in meditation upon the Mysteries. First, a very brief description of the Mysteries associated with the Rosary devotion. I won’t repeat this in … Continue reading

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