→ TIP: To search for an exact phrase, put quotes around it. For example, "mother's day poems".
An Apology for Catholics of the Past CRISIS MAGAZINE - August 19, 2016 ... view themselves as exemplary Catholics, living in a time of great faith. On the contrary, they often judged their societies as almost hopelessly corrupt, faithless, hostile to virtue, and unworthy of the name "Christian." A good example of this attitude is found in the eleventh century poem, the Vie de St Alexis . What could be more Catholic than the century when many thousands responded to the appeal of Pope Urban II with shouts of " Deus vult! " for the bearing of arms in defense of ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/CrisisMagazine/~3/yyB5tdsSr-c/apology-catholics-past
What's in Our "Morning Basket" This Month? TRAINING HAPPY HEARTS - August 7, 2016 ... books about music, Shakespeare, history, science, geography, and other "subjects" along with a host of faith-based ones. I look forward to delving into such resources again, but for now am enjoying the simplicity of well-loved board books and resources with ultra-short sections and chapters. It Doesn't Have to Take "Forever" When you look at the list of books we cycle through with our Together Time Bag, you might think, Doesn't that take hours? The short answer is: Nope, not at all. When we ...http://traininghappyhearts.blogspot.com/2016/08/morning-basket-together-time-bag.html
St. Ephrem: Doctor of the Church, "Harp of the Holy Spirit" CATHOLIC FIRE - June 8, 2016 ... Holy Spirit," "Doctor of the world," and "Pillar of the Church." He was a commentator on Scripture and a preacher as well as a poet, and has left a considerable number of works, which were translated into other Eastern languages as well as into Greek and Latin. St. Ephrem was deeply devoted to Our Blessed Mother and no one in the early Church wrote more about Mary than Ephrem. He called devotion to her "the unlocking of the gates of the heavenly Jerusalem." Ephrem died in 373. Benedict XV ...http://catholicfire.blogspot.com/2016/06/st-ephrem-doctor-of-church-harp-of-holy.html
"Follow His Steps to the Fullest Truth of My Easter" Καθολικός διάκονος - June 4, 2016 ... so diligently and sacrificially, to the point of laying down their lives, lovingly dug seven graves in the monastic cemetery of the then-abandoned monastery. Not long before being captured and then killed, the monastery's abbot, Dom Christian de Chergé, wrote at the end of one of his poems: "Finally, my friends, let's get it straight: I belong to him and follow his steps to the fullest truth of my Easter." Several years ago, the husband of a friend from high school, who ...http://scottdodge.blogspot.com/2016/06/follow-his-steps-to-fullest-truth-of-my.html