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Contagious Joy

A good friend of mine is a Franciscan priest. He has helped me through difficult times and helped me to make some hard decisions. He has some great adventures and I enjoy following them on Facebook. 99 more words

Friends

EPISTLE IV: Of the Nature and State of Man, With Respect to Happiness

Oh Happiness! our being’s end and aim!

Good, Pleasure, Ease, Content! whate’er thy name,

That something still which prompts th’eternal sigh,

For whch we bear to live, or dare to die; 126 more words

Poetry

Free Download: Pope - "Prelude", plus Q&A...

It took me days to think up the best way to start this write up. At first I was going to go heavy with the hyperbole, but everyone does that. 1,119 more words

Grime Instrumental

Vatican Stairway by ejohnson

This stairway connects the Sistine Chapel to St. Peter’s Basilica. It is the passage that the new pope uses just after the election in the conclave. 7 more words

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Global Warming and the Environment

Have you been reading about the Pope’s pending encyclical on global warming? It appears that many conservatives are trying to discredit his voice, saying he has no right to speak on the issue since he is primarily a theologian. 323 more words

Taradiddles (Autobiographical Fiction)