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The Morning Offering

The Morning Offering

The New Holocaust

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The New Holocaust.

“Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter!” (Isaiah 5:20).

Washington, Oregon, New York, and California allow for the killing of newborn infants. Calling it late-term abortion, it is in reality the murder of newly born children. That the United States has lowered the moral and spiritual level to allow the holocaust…

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Venerating the Holy Virgin

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Venerating the Holy Virgin

As far as we know, the earliest known prayer to the holy Virgin is known as “Beneath Thy Compassion.” The earliest text to this hymn was found in a Christmas Liturgy of the third century. It is written in Greek and dates to approximately 250 A.D.

In 1917, the John Rylands Library in Manchester acquired a large panel of the Egyptian papyrus, including an 18 cm by 9.4 cm fragment containing the text of this prayer in Greek.…

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Our Guardian Angel

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Our guardian angel

According to St. John Climacus, in his Ladder of Divine Ascent, when we feel sweetness or compunction at some word of our prayer, we should dwell on it, for then our guardian angel is praying with us. This angel, who is always with us, becomes distressed and indignant when, without being constrained by some necessity, we deprive ourselves of the ministration of the holy mysteries and of reception of holy Communion. The hour the priest…

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Avoiding Hypocrisy

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Avoiding Hypocrisy

It is very easy to live our lives in hypocrisy if we are not mindful of the pitfalls of the spiritual life. We can become Pharisees without even noticing, if we let our Christianity be artificially lived. Living our lives as though we have been rehearsed by a stage director, we will have accomplished nothing and will remain no more than actors. Putting on the mask of Christianity is not living in Christ. An honest, daily examination of our…

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Avoiding Hypocrisy

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Avoiding Hypocrisy

It is very easy to live our lives in hypocrisy if we are not mindful of the pitfalls of the spiritual life. We can become Pharisees without even noticing, if we let our Christianity be artificially lived. Living our lives as though we have been rehearsed by a stage director, we will have accomplished nothing and will remain no more than actors. Putting on the mask of Christianity is not living in Christ. An honest, daily examination of our…

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Artificial Christianity

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Artificial Christianity

It is very easy to live our lives in hypocrisy if we are not mindful of the pitfalls of the spiritual life. We can become Pharisees without even noticing, if we let our Christianity be artificially lived. Living our lives as though we have been rehearsed by a stage director, we will have accomplished nothing and will remain no more than actors. Putting on the mask of Christianity is not living in Christ. An honest, daily examination…

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Artificial Christianity

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Artificial Christianity

It is very easy to live our lives in hypocrisy if we are not mindful of the pitfalls of the spiritual life. We can become Pharisees without even noticing, if we let our Christianity be artificially lived. Living our lives as though we have been rehearsed by a stage director, we will have accomplished nothing and will remain no more than actors. Putting on the mask of Christianity is not living in Christ. An honest, daily examination…

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Artificial Christianity

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Artificial Christianity: Avoiding Hypocrisy in our Journey to God

It is very easy to live our lives in hypocrisy if we are not mindful of the pitfalls of the spiritual life. We can become Pharisees without even noticing, if we let our Christianity be artificially lived. Living our lives as though we have been rehearsed by a stage director, we will have accomplished nothing and will remain no more than actors. Putting on the mask of Christianity is not living…

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The Morning Offering

Artificial Christianity

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Artificial Christianity: Avoiding Hypocrisy in our Journey to God

It is very easy to live our lives in hypocrisy if we are not mindful of the pitfalls of the spiritual life. We can become Pharisees without even noticing, if we let our Christianity be artificially lived. Living our lives as though we have been rehearsed by a stage director, we will have accomplished nothing and will remain no more than actors. Putting on the mask of Christianity is not living…

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The Morning Offering

Artificial Christianity

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Artificial Christianity: Avoiding Hypocrisy in our Journey to God

It is very easy to live our lives in hypocrisy if we are not mindful of the pitfalls of the spiritual life. We can become Pharisees without even noticing, if we let our Christianity be artificially lived. Living our lives as though we have been rehearsed by a stage director, we will have accomplished nothing and will remain no more than actors. Putting on the mask of Christianity is not living…

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