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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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The Road To Heaven…

“Do not feel that suffering is an obstacle on the road to heaven; it can be the road itself.” – Archbishop Sheen

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Hell – You Don't Want To Go There…

What is Hell really like? I really don’t know – and I hope never to find out. But I believe that it’s horrible beyond anything we can imagine, and I believe that it’s worse in the experience than in the … Continue reading

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Giving Your Suffering A Purpose

The suffering we go through may seem meaningless, but it’s not. Or, rather, it doesn’t have to be. By joining our suffering with that of Jesus, we become partners with Him in the salvific act. We read in Colossians 1:24: … Continue reading

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Is This Why Good People Suffer?

Awhile ago, a Facebook friend posted about a friend who has just discovered that she has stage 4 cancer – truly sad news, and I immediately said some prayers for her. In her post, she asked the question, “Why can’t … Continue reading

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