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The Seven Deadly Sins

Christianity has, traditionally, spoken a lot about sinners. In the fourth century, the Church identified ‘seven deadly sins’: failings of character that were to be particularly condemned and avoided by all righteous people. They were; Pride (being snobbish and boastful) Envy, Wrath (getting very angry), Gluttony (eating too much), Lust (wanting to sleep around), Sloth… Read More »

SOCIOLOGY – Émile Durkheim

Émile Durkheim is the philosopher who can best help us to understand why capitalism makes us richer and yet frequently more miserable. He was born in 1858 in the little french town of Épinale near the German border. Before he was forty, Durkheim was appointed to a powerful and prestigious position: as a professor at… Read More »

SOCIOLOGY – Max Weber

Max Weber is one of the philosophers best able to explain to us the peculiar economic system we live within called capitalism. Born Erfurt in Germany in 1864, Weber grew up to see his country convulsed by the dramatic changes of the Industrial Revolution. Cities were exploding in size. Vast companies were forming. A new… Read More »

Sinners and Saints – Daily Devotion

WHEN I THINK THROUGH THE HARD WORK IT TAKES TO APOLOGIZE, TO ADMIT I’M WRONG, AND TO ASK FOR FORGIVENESS, I DON’T THINK OF JOY. MY NATURAL RESPONSE IS TO RUN AND PRETEND IT NEVER HAPPENED. INSTEAD OF JOY, ASKING FOR FORGIVENESS MAKES ME THINK OF SHAME AND SADNESS. PSALM 32 OFFERS AN ENTIRELY DIFFERENT… Read More »

Being an Introvert is a Good Thing. | Crystal Robello | TEDxStMaryCSSchool

Translator: Mohand Habchi Reviewer: Khoa Ta I’m here today trying to be something I’m not. Which is something I’ve been trying to do for two years now: write a TED Talk, share my ideas, talk in front of such a large group of people. I know a lot of you are probably thinking, “She sounds… Read More »

Ronald Wakabayashi – Western Region

(Introduction Music) Hello and thank you for visiting the CRS Western Regional page. My name is Ron Wakabayashi, Regional Director of the CRS Western Regional Office. Our office serves the states of Arizona, California, Hawaii, and Nevada, as well as the U.S. territories of American Samoa, Guam, and the Northern Mariana Islands. Fifteen percent of… Read More »

Catholic Dating | Catholic Central

(gaming music) LIBBY: Wow, is this best the Catholic Church has on dating advice? KAI: We’ve got a lot of work to do, Libby. LIBBY: We? (upbeat music) KAI: Welcome to Catholic Central. I’m Kai. LIBBY: And I’m Libby. So, Catholic dating. How are we supposed to do it? KAI: What does dating even mean?… Read More »

My 2 Cents: How To Marry A Hot Catholic Girl

Who knew that four pounds of feta cheese could make you dehydrated? Hey folks Erick Hansen here, for the CatholicMatch institute. So there’s an interesting reality about relationships. You’re probably aware of it even if you’ve never intentionally thought about it before. It’s how people blessed with astonishingly good looks tend to end up together,… Read More »

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