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Never Despair of God’s Mercy

On Joseph Ratzinger/Pope Benedict’s birthday, we are filled with gratitude for the existence of such a man.   And in light of the latest manufactured kerfuffle about our current Holy Father, I want to highlight what I love most about Benedict: his profound universalistic tendency. In this, he is more radical than his theological colleague …

Using the world as not using it fully

I tell you, brothers and sisters, the time is running out. From now on, let those having wives act as not having them, those weeping as not weeping, those rejoicing as not rejoicing, those buying as not owning, those using the world as not using it fully. For the world in its present form is passing away. I Cor 7:29-31 …