that’s all i have to say about that

“Momma always had a way of explaining things so I could understand them.”

Forrest Gump

“America, it is said, is suffering from intolerance – it is not.

It is suffering from tolerance.

Tolerance of right and wrong, truth and error, virtue and evil, Christ and chaos.

Our country is not nearly so overrun with the bigoted

as it is overrun with the broadminded.

The refusal to take sides on great moral issues is itself a decision.

It is a silent acquiescence to evil.

The Tragedy of our time is that those who still believe in honesty lack fire and conviction, while those who believe in dishonesty are full of passionate conviction.”

~Venerable Fulton J. Sheen

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it’s going to be a weird lent…

The Eighth Commandment:

You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.

Exodus 20:18

God wants us to be different from the World.

Even though we may be mocked and ridiculed.

Before the pieces began to drop in my life I fought against this idea of persecution with my heart.

I was completely naive to the possibility others would judge me & use my beliefs to condemn me.

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9 days

The Infant of Prague is a popular and powerful devotion in the Catholic Church.

The lovely statue is of the child Jesus holding a globe with a cross on top, representing Christ’s dominion over the whole world.

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