We began the afternoon fishing at the bottom of the river working our way upstream. We got all the way to the bridge which was our finish line and caught nothing. It was such a defeat. We've heard St.Paul say that we should never let the sun go down on our anger. Well, as the … Continue reading My Son Caught His First Brown Trout
Image by Pexels from Pixabay Every Christian has a wardrobe. Some Christians tend to be more fashionable while others don't really view it as an important thing in the grand scheme of things. They're rebels and they want to purposefully make a statement that being bland, unique and/or having odd socks sends the world a … Continue reading Should Fashion And Having An Image Be Important To Christians?
For quite some time now me and my boys have been heading out to the river this season to fish only to come home with nothing. This morning was different and we'd decided to actually say a prayer before going out. All the times we went fishing and we never prayed, can you believe it? … Continue reading A Prayer Before Fishing That Works
Image by Joshua Miranda from Pixabay Liam grew up in the roughest part of town. Being born into such unfavorable circumstances was not his fault at all. Despite all this he absorbed the culture around him. By age 11 he was watching porn, smoking drugs and listening to Hip Hop music with the most vile … Continue reading The Holy Saint Who Who Said ”Fuck” All The Time.
Image by 👀 Mabel Amber, who will one day from Pixabay I went walking my boxer dog this morning. Since she was a little pup I've been training her how to walk on a lead. When we train a dog out of walking improperly on a lead it takes a lot of time and patience. … Continue reading Dog Training And Sinful Habits
Image by Karolina Grabowska from Pixabay Cults, heretical groups, schismatics and even those types of groups that may be loyal to the Pope but have erroneous theological views have been around for centuries. Like a shiny spinner attracts a fresh water trout, they tend to be irresistible to many poor souls who become ensnared by … Continue reading The Dangerous Lure Of A Catholic Breakaway Cult
Image by Hands off my tags! Michael Gaida from Pixabay Whether it be from humans to animals to inanimate objects or God Himself, we tend to cherish it all for a while and then discard of it shortly after. At first we receive things we great joy only to have a change of heart as … Continue reading Palm Sunday: We Have All Welcomed Jesus And Then Discarded Of Him
I took my sons fishing today to a spot where I used to travel on my bike with my friends. I had two specific spots I stood at which were favourites of mine at their age. The funny part is that not much has really changed since my visit in the mid 90s. The parking … Continue reading Teach Your Sons How To Fish And They’ll Never Go Hungry
Image by Pexels from Pixabay Somebody shared a quote on social media by an Orthodox Bishop who is revered in that tradition as a saintly man. Strive never to offend anyone. Never grow angry. Never teach. When something happens against your will, say: "Glory to God, Glory to God!" One needs to restrain oneself. Archbishop … Continue reading Is It Wrong To Teach Others The Faith?
Image by Hans Braxmeier from Pixabay Last week a bill was passed that now makes it illegal to have ones confession heard Oran Doyle, Law Professor at Trinity college explained on RTE news (Irelands national broadcaster). He said whether or not you're socially distancing, indoors or outdoors the law still applies in all instances. The … Continue reading Confession Is Now Illegal In Ireland