Vainglory Is An Intoxicating Disease Difficult To Recover From

We are slaves to the good opinion and praise of others. Indeed, it is a stronger drug than Heroin and everyone is addicted. Seeking out the praise of others is so addictive that we are even willing to sell our souls and truth itself to obtain it. The drug addict will beat and rob his … Continue reading Vainglory Is An Intoxicating Disease Difficult To Recover From

The Importance Of Balance Between Logic And Emotion

Image by JL G from Pixabay One thing I've noticed long before I was ever religious is the differing extremities between the social classes. For example, Rich people and those of some sort of higher social standing where private education is the norm, tend to be ruled by logic. Poor people and those educated through … Continue reading The Importance Of Balance Between Logic And Emotion

Is A Priest Not Being Liked By Other Priests A Good Indication He Is Holy?

Image by rickey123 from Pixabay When we hear of a priest or monk being refused entry into certain monasteries or other communities and parishes of his own kind rejecting him, it sounds as if he is being persecuted. This is especially true if the priest is very Orthodox in his doctrine and appears very sincere … Continue reading Is A Priest Not Being Liked By Other Priests A Good Indication He Is Holy?

Foxes Have Dens And Birds Of The Sky Have Nests. . .

“Teacher, I will follow you wherever you go.”Jesus answered him, “Foxes have dens and birds of the sky have nests,but the Son of Man has nowhere to rest his head.”The Gospel of Matthew:8:18-22 I didn't plan on going to Mass this morning and usually I don't go to daily Mass at all. I initially came … Continue reading Foxes Have Dens And Birds Of The Sky Have Nests. . .

How To Respond To Someone Who Told You Jesus Speaks To Them

Image by Yvette W from Pixabay This is a part of the church in which people who either suffer from demonic possession or genuinely are receiving some sort of private revelation are often met with the utmost cruelty from unbelieving laity. Sometimes the Devil will use the most holy of people as a tool to … Continue reading How To Respond To Someone Who Told You Jesus Speaks To Them