Monthly Archives: August 2014

Alone With the Laundry

A fellow writer hosts something called “Wildcard Wednesday” over at her blog, http://erinmccolecupp.com/2014/08/27/wildcard-wednesday-for-august-the-original-edition/  I decided to take advantage of this opportunity to flex my writing muscles, and answered the following prompt: In St. John Paul II’s teachings on the Theology of … Continue reading

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Summer Beatitudes Project: The Fourth Beatitude and First Two Keys

  In his book, Keys to the Third Floor, Father Philip Dion explains the viewpoint of St. Thomas Aquinas that the last five beatitudes help us to positively build virtue. Fourth Beatitude: “Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for … Continue reading

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Summer Beatitudes Project: How Do I Talk To My Kids About Evil?

What would you do if you knew your children were headed into a war zone tomorrow?  Would you not prepare them, protect them, and talk to them about how to fight the dangers they would surely encounter? Today our family … Continue reading

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