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Love and Friendship

Are We Falling In Love With A List Of Qualities Rather Than A Person?

I was 18 years old when I wrote my first ‘list.’ The ‘list’ was introduced to me by a friend…

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Love and Friendship

Sick of the Dating Scene? Here are Some Surprising Reasons to Hope

This Disorientated Generation – Part 3 Earlier this year, Isaac Withers was one of 300 hundred people who attended the Vatican…

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Faith & Life

Is Waiting For “The One” Really Worth It?

Today’s society makes us doubt that finding a well-rounded, virtuous, faithful, Christ-like spouse is possible. As the popularity of one-night-stands…

What to do when you have a new priest in your parish
Faith & Life

What To Do When You’re Assigned A New Priest: Advice For Times of Parish Upheaval

So, your beloved parish priest of the past many years has been given a new assignment in another city, what…

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Faith & Life

Catholic Social Teaching: What It Is and Why It Is so Important!

In this first part of a two-part series on Catholic Social Teaching, we explore the seven main themes. This is…

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Faith & Life

The Critical Difference Between A Friend And A Master | Sunday Gospel Reflection

Gospel Reflection for the Sixth Sunday of Easter “Two that walk together are, in fact, more able both to think…

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When Going Out To Coffee Is More Intimate Than A Hook-Up, We Have A Problem

I was married with a few kids by the time Tinder became a thing. Never having used the app myself,…

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Apostolate

Loneliness in Catholic Groups: 4 Steps to Overcoming Cliques

I was scrolling through Facebook one day and I stopped on a photo of a group of friends I knew….

George Herbet

(Poem) “Love III”: Love bade me welcome. Yet my soul drew back.

 Love bade me welcome. Yet my soul drew back.

Simone Weil

Imaginary Evil is Romantic and Varied, Imaginary Good is Boring

Imaginary evil is romantic and varied; real evil is gloomy, monotonous, barren, boring. Imaginary good is boring; real good is…

Conrad Baars

Unaffirmed People are Like Prisoners Waiting For Someone to Free Them

Unaffirmed individuals, on the contrary, can be said to have been born only once; their second or psychological birth never…

Jean Vanier

The cry of the poor is threatening to the rich person within us

The cry for love and communion and for recognition that rises from the hearts of people in need reveals the…

Lovers no longer belong to themselves but to those whom they love.

In God, the ‘eros desire’ is outgoing, ecstatic. Because of it lovers no longer belong to themselves but to those…

St. Thomas Aquinas

Friendship Brings out the Best in Us: Forgetfulness of Self

The inner life of another that is know to God alone becomes to a much less degree open to to…

St. Maximilian Kolbe

“God sends us friends to be our firm support in the whirlpool of struggle.”

God sends us friends to be our firm support in the whirlpool of struggle. In the company of friends we…

Thomas Merton

“Our job is to love others without inquiring whether or not they are worthy.”

“Our job is to love others without stopping to inquire whether or not they are worthy. That is not our…