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Albert Bierstadt, Among the Sierra Nevada, California Be sure to click on the image and look at it in original size. It is simply breathtaking.
She had finally come so far that she seemed to be seeing her own life from the uppermost summit of a mountain pass. Now her path led down into the darkening valley, but first she had been allowed to see that in the solitude of the cloister...Show More Summary
I realized we're about halfway through Lent, which is often enough time to realize the benefits of our sacrifices. So a brief update from me.Giving up: Most of the internet, except for Happy Catholic which will be like my little hermitage. Show More Summary
Wonderful Winter Day, Remo Savisaar
In a first, archdiocese unveils it parish pastoral plan for Amoris Laetitia From The Deacon's Bench comes news that the Archdiocese of Washington has a plan for implementing Amoris Laetitia on a parish level.What's the plan and can it be trusted is the question that comes to mind. Show More Summary
Dear sister—all other love is merely a reflection of the heavens in the puddles of a muddy road. You will become sullied too if you allow yourself to sink into it. But if you always remember that it’s a reflection of the light from that...Show More Summary
All while learning to become Lobby Boys, completely invisible yet always in sight. Join us as we discuss The Grand Budapest Hotel at A Good Story is Hard to Find podcast.
Charles Marion Russell, Smoke of a.45
But I didn’t realize then that the consequence of sin is that you have to trample on other people. Sigrid Undset, Kristin Lavransdatter This seems to me to be the theme of the entire book.
... to the person who bought me The Reed of God from my Amazon wish list. Your kindness has touched me... and provided excellent reading too!
Duane Keiser, Lemon and Water
Boudreaux walks into a bar and orders three beers. The bartender raises his eyebrows, but serves Boudreaux three beers, which Boudreaux drinks quietly at a table, alone.An hour later, Boudreaux has finished the three beers and orders three more. Show More Summary
What Professor Tolkien achieved is unique in the literature of my lifetime. Indeed, in my opinion, he had reached the peak of literary invention of all time. Nothing like it has ever existed, and probably never will. Actor Christopher Lee who reread The Lord of the Rings every year since The Fellowship of the Ring was published
I like litanies because, if prayed thoughtfully and slowly, they open a window into self examination... for me at least. Today I share the litany which Magnificat published years ago and which I have long appreciated.The Catechism teaches that "daily work... Show More Summary
Remo Savisaar, Yellowhammers
We writers -- and especially writers for children, but all writers -- have an obligation to our readers; it's the obligation to write true things, especially important when we are creating tales of people who do not exist in places that never were -- to understand that truth is not in what happens but in what it tells us about who we are. Show More Summary
Granville Redmond, A Field of California Poppies
Dr. Scott Hahn explains Christ's Paschal sacrifice on the cross as the fulfillment of the traditional fourth cup used in the celebration of Passover, drawing symbolic parallels to the Last Supper and Christ's death on Calvary. Through...Show More Summary
All mankind is of one author, and is one volume; when one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated into a better language; and every chapter must be so translated; God employs several translators; some pieces...Show More Summary
Katsushika by Takahashi Sh?tei