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Tag: Thomas Aquinas

Book Review: Particles of Faith

October 11, AD 2016 9 Comments
Book Review: Particles of Faith

Particles of Faith, by Stacy Trasancos, is a must-read for Catholics (and others of good faith) who are weary of the vitriol in the faith-science dialogue. What follows is my review of this book. Disclaimer: I have received no compensation for the following review, save only for an advance copy of the book. As in […]

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On Sloth and Wonder

July 11, AD 2015 0 Comments
On Sloth and Wonder

Every Christian shares in the universal call to partake in the Beatific Vision.  His baptism gives him this vocation.  The Gospel calls all men to be contemplatives. Sloth and dissipation distort modern connotations of leisure, which formerly meant contemplation in rest.  The Greeks called leisure schole, whence we derive “school.”  School provides the place where […]

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For the Love of a Dog

August 27, AD 2014 5 Comments
For the Love of a Dog

Dogs were given the task of making God’s love of mankind known every day, and they do a fantastic job of it.

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