There Is No Such Thing As Hell For God Is Merciful And Will Forgive Us All Our Sins

Image by nikolaytaman90 from Pixabay Many of the more careless sort of persons, using the loving kindness of God to increase the magnitude of their sins and the excess of their disregard, speak in this way, "There is no Hell, there is no future punishment, God forgives us all sins." John Chrysostom In my study … Continue reading There Is No Such Thing As Hell For God Is Merciful And Will Forgive Us All Our Sins

I Will Never Abide By The Worlds Rules If They’re Stupid

Image by OpenClipart-Vectors from Pixabay Yesterday I had been at college where we were split into groups of 4. We were asked to discuss the nature of the community that we live in. Is it inward or outward looking and if so why and how? You're asked to choose only one. Unfortunately for me I … Continue reading I Will Never Abide By The Worlds Rules If They’re Stupid

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

My Journey To Christ Began By Switching Off The Television

Image by Vidmir Raic from Pixabay Since my coming to the faith in 2008 I have not watched public television or listened to the radio. Most of my news comes from whatever I see on social media or the home screen of my internet browser. I have a television and I love watching movies and … Continue reading My Journey To Christ Began By Switching Off The Television

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