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Christianity: Not a ‘feel good’ Religion + JMJ Second Sunday of Lent Lord, it is good for us to be here (Mt. 7.14).

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‘Angels’

+ JMJ Feast of the Holy Angels In the Sacred Scriptures, the termangel is applied also to the priests. … The lips of the priests shall keep knowledge, and they[the people] shall seek the law at his mouth: because he is the angel … Continue reading

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“Quis ut Deus”

+ JMJ Feast of St. Michael the Archangel God did not create the devils; in the beginning He created angels, spirits possessed of reason and free will, but “a third of [these]” instantly  turned themselves into devils in following the … Continue reading

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Christianity: Not a “Feel Good” Religion

+ JMJ Second Sunday of Lent Lord, it is good for us to be here (Mt. 17.4). The soul of Jesus, personally united to the Eternal Word (cf., Jn 1.1), enjoyed the Beatific Vision, which has as its connatural effect … Continue reading

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Christian Doctrinal Instruction: Heaven

+ JMJ Second Sunday of Lent Lord, it is good for us to be here (Mt. 17.4). IN this day’s gospel we read, that wishing to give his disciples a glimpse of the glory of Paradise, in order to animate … Continue reading

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