Spiritual Direction Is Much More Than Good Advice

Image by Ghinzo from Pixabay Everyone has a spiritual director these days. In America, at least, I notice they talk about them as if they're like a smart phone, every Catholic has to have one. There is a danger of looking at spiritual direction as mere good advice for the recipient.I've lots to write on … Continue reading Spiritual Direction Is Much More Than Good Advice

The Problem With Jordan Peterson

Source: Public domain The problem with Jordan Peterson is that like most new age gurus, he often says everything and yet at the same time, nothing at all. Great orators and minds like Jordan have been around for centuries so he's nothing new in that regard. The world needs someone to follow right now because … Continue reading The Problem With Jordan Peterson

A Corpse Buried With The Oldest Jewellery In The World

5th millennium BC corpse discovered in Varna, Bulgaria Discovered in modern day Varna Bulgaria, this corpse dates back to the 5th millennium BC. It's being cited as a perfect example of the oldest known grave found with the most amount of gold buried with it. It is obvious this person was deemed important in the … Continue reading A Corpse Buried With The Oldest Jewellery In The World

Why Do We Feel Happier In The Wild?

Copyright: Stephen McElligott I'm peering at the rain through my modern double glazed windows as it falls lightly upon the weather beaten grass in my backyard. throughout my thought process I wondered about all our ancestors generations before us. What were their struggles living in a culture then considered a modern world? Every era has … Continue reading Why Do We Feel Happier In The Wild?

Every Castle Has Its Weakness

The Fall Of ConstantinopleSource: Web Whenever I read about the battles through the centuries, whether they be religious or not, I've always noticed one mistake they make. The Castle under siege would be very well built, but it always had a weak point somewhere the enemy would exploit in order to invade and take down … Continue reading Every Castle Has Its Weakness

When Searching For God We Must Choose Wisely

https://youtu.be/A0TalLrtZ24 soruce:web Here is a scene from Indiana Jones The Last Crusade that depicts perfectly the human dilemma in how we perceive Jesus. It is the scene in which Indiana encounters the Knight of St.John whose task it was to guard the Holy Grail. It is believed that those who drink from the Holy Grail … Continue reading When Searching For God We Must Choose Wisely

Why Every Homeschooling Family Should Wear St.Benedicts Medal

St.Benedict MedalSource: Web I had a dream some months ago. I found myself behind a simple wooden door. Curious as to what was inside I placed my hand on its round knob and pushed it open to peer inside. It was a room full of empty school desks in a sort of homely setting. It … Continue reading Why Every Homeschooling Family Should Wear St.Benedicts Medal