VIDEO: How To Prepare For Confession

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZda-nsWLvY Video and Photography By Stephen McElligott I found this video on my laptop and forgot it even existed. I initially went to photograph Fr. David as is evident from the thumbnail, but we had the idea to do a little video. We only did two videos. They're quite amateur in nature as I'm neither … Continue reading VIDEO: How To Prepare For Confession

Coldplay’s Chris Martin Complains About His Religious Upbringing

Copyright bang showbiz Chris Martin I can't deny there are some strange Christian evangelical cults out there that really ruin a persons childhood. However, Chris Martins recent spilling of his first world problems with regards to not being able to play "paint it black" by the Rolling stones because it was considered "evil" is so … Continue reading Coldplay’s Chris Martin Complains About His Religious Upbringing

Grounded On The Sands Of My Worldly Thoughts

Image by phoenixsierra0 from Pixabay Too much of anything is never good for you and the same can be said of religion. Even though it fills our entire lives it is nevertheless sometimes important to take a breather. I study theology too much. When at home I'm confronted with too much religion and spirituality to … Continue reading Grounded On The Sands Of My Worldly Thoughts

Why Men Don’t Like Christianity

Image by Harut Movsisyan from Pixabay In the past we spoke about why men prefer Orthodox Christianity not only to Roman Catholicism but even its Pre Vatican style ritual currently permitted under special conditions. We concluded that Catholicism is simply corny and provides no challenge to the masculine nature of men who like a good … Continue reading Why Men Don’t Like Christianity

Stand Your Ground But Remember Sometimes There’s Victory In Retreat

Image by RegalShave from Pixabay The greatest oak tree was once a nut that stood its groundIrish Wisdom When posting off my application I had my Gandalf the grey moment and said, "So it begins" to myself. Then, turning to my wife I explained, "Now, expect hell to open and to be attacked like you've … Continue reading Stand Your Ground But Remember Sometimes There’s Victory In Retreat

This Is For Catholics Who Are Lovers Of Church/Civil Politics And Drama

Image by Clker-Free-Vector-Images from Pixabay A man once said to me about a group of people that, "There's no religion in them. They're lovers of pleasure, soap operas and their lives are full of drama. They just exist." You know I could say the same about those of us in the Catholic Church? Lovers of … Continue reading This Is For Catholics Who Are Lovers Of Church/Civil Politics And Drama