True Obedience in the Church: A Guide to Discernment in Challenging Times ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Peter Kwasniewski’s excellent book, True Obedience in the Church, is a godsend to those of us who have struggled with the issue of obedience to sinful policies and pronouncements of corrupt clergy. As a cradle Catholic, I was taught from an earlyContinue reading “Book Review”
Author Archives: kathleenalford
What are the sayings that inspire you to live well? A few days ago, I finally decided to go through my father’s papers. He’s been dead for more than three years, but until now I couldn’t bring myself to decide which of his papers to keep and which to throw away. These were not legalContinue reading ““Good Sayings””
7 Saintly Steps for Catholics Witnessing for Christ on Social Media
Last week I was verbally attacked on social media, once in public and once in private. I should have expected this, but for some reason I am always taken by surprise when a reader impugns my character. The first assailant launched a direct attack against me in the public forum for having posted an invitationContinue reading “7 Saintly Steps for Catholics Witnessing for Christ on Social Media”
Structure to the Max!
Embracing the Paradox of Freedom Within Structure I think it strange that I find a lack of structure to be confining and the imposition of order to be freeing. Yet, as I observe my pets, I see that they, too, thrive on the organization of time, limits of space, and regularity of care. Take myContinue reading “Structure to the Max!”