The Meaning of “Repent”

Here’s a unique way to think of the word “repent”. It means to delve into your heart and start to work on removing your disordered attachments, one at a time, to make room for God to dwell in it. St. Augustine asked very early in his auto-biography “The Confessions”  – “Is there any room in me for you, Lord God?”

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Have Yourself an Intentional Little Christmas

We’re barreling head long into what should be a very holy and peace filled season. Instead however, most Christians go into hyper-drive, like everyone else, starting with Thanksgiving preparations, then we jump to black Friday deals (on Thanksgiving evening) and then blast right to and through Christmas ending up exhausted without ever thinking about or acknowledging the season of Advent. The Advent Season encompasses the four Sundays before Christmas and it starts this Sunday November 27th. It’s just around the ...

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Go Slow To Go Fast – Escriva 822-830

822 You tell me: when the chance comes to do something big, then!… Then? Are you seriously trying to convince me — and to convince yourself — that you will be able to win in the supernatural Olympics without daily preparation, without training?

88512866_500px823 Have you seen how that imposing building was built? One brick upon another. Thousands. But, one by one. And bags ...

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