Tag Archives: Colossians

High-tech Lent: Filling Up on Apps Can Break Your Fast

Filling Up on Apps It seems abundantly clear that fasting represents an important ascetical practice, a spiritual arm to do battle against every possible disordered attachment to ourselves. Freely chosen detachment from the pleasure of food and other material goods helps … Continue reading

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Compassion: Our Share of Divine Service

Compassion and Divine Service The Lord is gracious and merciful, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love. The Lord is good to all, and his compassion is over all that he has made. [Psalm 145:8-9 (NRS)]. Compassion is shared … Continue reading

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Spiritual Health & Healing: Remission by Forgiveness (2/2)

Healing: Remission by Forgiveness Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. [Colossians 3:13 (NIV)]. Spiritual healing is effective because Divine mercy extends over all … Continue reading

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