Day 21- The Chosen Mile

“With whom my hand shall be established; Mine arm also shall strengthen him.” Psalm 89:22 (21) It wasn't very long ago that I sat in a doctor's office with clenched hands. I had long struggled with infertility and life was just not going according to (my) plan. If there was one thing that I had …

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Catholics on Social Media

Good thoughts from Charlie.

Smoke of Satan & the Open Windows of Vatican II

. . . if you are struggling with social media and are balking at the idea of giving up FB, Twitter, or whatever, just think about what your life was like just a few short years ago before these social media “drugs” existed. Just a few short years ago, you didn’t need to check your notifications, you didn’t need that rush EVER, because it didn’t exist. And you got along just fine. Think about how this is exactly the same as the person who has started drinking heavily or doing drugs just within the past few years, and is now addicted to drugs or alcohol who honestly believes that they can’t live without it.

You can live without it.

You CAN give it up.

You don’t NEED it.


I’ll beg you all again, for the sake of your souls, GET OFF OF SOCIAL MEDIA. Such potent toxicity! A spiritual drug…

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DEISM AND THE FOUNDING FATHERS

What is Deism? One thing that is common these days is to assert that the Founding Fathers were Deists.  Since I doubt that the term deism is especially well understood, let us start with a definition. deism noun, often capitalized de·​ism | \ ˈdē-ˌi-zəm  , ˈdā-  \ : a movement or system of thought advocating natural (see NATURAL entry 1 sense 8b) religion, emphasizing morality, and in the …

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Did the Apostles just invent Jesus as the Messiah by using Old Testament prophecies?

The challenge that is often posed by skeptics to the faithful is whether the Apostles simply read the Old Testament into the Passion narrative in the wake of the crucifixion of Jesus. It is a fair challenge, one that I’ve wrestled with myself. It’s easy to think that if you needed to make a specific …

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The Prisoner in the Vatican — Smoke of Satan & the Open Windows of Vatican II

This apparent triumph of Satan will cause enormous suffering to the good pastors of the Church…and to the Supreme Pastor and Vicar of Christ on earth who, a prisoner in the Vatican, will shed secret and bitter tears in the presence of God Our Lord, asking for light, sanctity, and perfection for all the clergy […] …

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