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A Lesson in Humility

I’d been cruising along pretty well on my full Lenten fast.  Just a bit less than 2 full meals a day, no snacks, no sweets, except for Sundays and the Feast of St. Joseph on March 19.  I’m one of … Continue reading

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What is Sin?

There are a lot of definitions of sin, some of them awfully convoluted.  But today’s second reading in the Divine Office‘s Office of Readings says it best, in a reading written by St. Basil the Great: “This is the definition … Continue reading

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