Tag Archives: Moses Maimonides

Performance Enhancing Thoughts: Charity (6)

Charity: Language of the Heart  And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins. [1 Peter 4:8 (KJV)]. To most of us, the practice of charity consists of contributions to worthy causes and making … Continue reading

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Principles Beyond Pleasure: The Reality of Divine Joy

Pleasure of God Thou dost show me the path of life; in Thy presence there is fulness of joy, in Thy right hand are pleasures for evermore. [Psalm 16:1]. A gap, perhaps an abyss, exists between our daily life and … Continue reading

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Gluttony: A Life of Chomping, Urges & Gulps (2/2)

Guilty of Gluttony? [Gluttony,] according to the teaching of the Angelic Doctor, [St. Thomas Aquinas] may happen in five ways which are set forth in the scholastic verse: “Prae-propere, laute, nimis, ardenter, studiose”:… too soon, too expensively, too much, too … Continue reading

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