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Sit Back and Smell the Roses

Sit Back and Smell the Roses

          I am constantly thinking of the next task ahead, the upcoming assignment I need get started on, or the ever pending doom of an exam I have yet to start studying for. I loose myself in school, work, and my social life, but the thing is, this kind of lifestyle… Continue Reading

10 BOOKS EVERY YOUNG CATHOLIC SHOULD READ

10 BOOKS EVERY YOUNG CATHOLIC SHOULD READ

Take it from St. Jerome, who said, “Always keep the holy book in your hands, that it may nourish your soul by devout reading.” St. Bernard said that reading instructs us in prayer, and in the practice of virtue. He even said that spiritual reading and prayer are the arms by which hell is conquered… Continue Reading

Y’all Saints

Y’all Saints

Ah yes, All Saints Day! My favorite almost-in-vogue religious holiday. Also known as “Sugar Rush Hangover Day,” “Throw Away Your Scandalous Costumes Day,” and “Don’t Forget to Confess Gluttony Day.” As it turns out, All Saints Day is about more than regrets; it’s about celebrating all the holy men and women that enjoy total union… Continue Reading

What are you waiting for?

What are you waiting for?

Ah, the American Dream. This is the idea that everyone controls the outcome of their life, and that anyone can become anything from nothing. The more “stuff” we accumulate along the way, the happier we’ll be, right? Guess what? This is the one of the devil’s most successful tricks, and humans have been falling for… Continue Reading

Rebuild My Church

Rebuild My Church

Do you ever find yourself reflecting on the path life has taken you? “How did I end up here? This was not the life I dreamed of when I was little.” “This isn’t where I thought I would be.” You know, those moment when you say, “Don’t get me wrong, I am thankful to be… Continue Reading

Your Maker Is Your Husband

Your Maker Is Your Husband

Have you heard the lyrics to a song and just felt something stir inside you? “Ooh yeah I get that.” “This song speaks to me?” A man by the name of Johnny Lee made a bestselling song called Looking for Love. Perhaps the most well-known lines of the song are when Johnny says, “I was… Continue Reading

Beauty is Useless

Beauty is Useless

Now before you close this page and question if I’ve gone off the deep end, allow me to explain — this is a blog after all. Oscar Wilde famously stated, “All art is quite useless.” I think he would agree with my previous statement that I have derived from his words. The heart of his… Continue Reading

Longing For Happiness

Longing For Happiness

  We live in a society of resistance. I’m not talking about political nonsense. We are people that are constantly resisting, and unfortunately, too often we resist what is good for us. We resist going to the doctor for checkups, knowing that making sure our body is healthy is a good thing. We resist getting… Continue Reading

The Do’s and Don’ts of Discernment

The Do’s and Don’ts of Discernment

­ During this time as young adults we face so many decisions. “What’s should I choose as a major?” “Should I go to graduate school?” “Should I marry this guy/girl?” We constantly have to remind ourselves that God’s plan is LITERALLY infinitely better than what we can plan for ourselves. Fr. Trey Ange shares with… Continue Reading