These days, people are coming up with all kinds of creative ideas. Some of these are morally good and praiseworthy. Others not so much.
Uniting your human will to Christ brings happiness. This is an essential concept which the world has long rejected and which people find perplexing and difficult. Isn’t my happiness found in complete human freedom? says the worldly post-modern autonomist.
Through the gift of faith we are enabled to assent fully and freely to the entire content of God’s revelation in Jesus Christ.
The next four years are going to be some of the best of your life. There are going to be memories made, friends that come and go, and laughter till you cry.
“In reality it is only in the mystery of the Word made flesh that the mystery of man truly becomes clear” (Gaudium et Spes 22 § 1). Jesus is the way and the truth and the life, who himself illuminates our lives.
It is said that patience with God’s timing is key. What then is patience? In our house, patience could be defined as time spent waiting for the chocolate chip cookies to finish baking.
A man would have to be quite taken with himself to fail to notice things “aren’t quite right.” Sometimes, he can’t put his finger on precisely what is wrong, aside from the obvious effects of the carpet bombing of sin.
C.S. Lewis put forth this argument: Jesus is either Lord, liar or a lunatic. You must decide. There is no alternative.