Monthly Archives: September 2006

FISHERS OF MEN: “Something’s Wrong!”

The late Mike Royko, longtime columnist for the Chicago Tribune, once told of a practical joke that was played on a man in Madison, Wisconsin. This man and three friends were enjoying a fishing trip at a secluded lake. They … Continue reading

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Man in the Mirror

“Whatever you do, on no account condemn anyone; do not even try to judge whether a person is good or bad, but keep your eyes on that one evil person for whom you must give an account before God – … Continue reading

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Osama bin Laden is Dead, Etc.

Osama bin Laden is dead. Zorastrians are dying, too. Thanks to Muhammed, many lost their heads. Here’s an example of a head poorly used.

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Get That (Material) Girl a Catechist!

Madonna (not this one) said: “I believe in my heart that if Jesus were alive today he would be doing the same thing.”Yes, well … no. Story.

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What ELSE Did the Pope Say?

“A recent topic in the news has been the remarks of Pope Benedict XVI at Regensburg University. Well, to be accurate, his remarks have not been in the news so much as the reaction of the moslem world. We in … Continue reading

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In Search of Anatolia

“As the world’s attention is drawn to events in the war against terrorism, the focus is on disturbing extremism expressed by militant factions of Islam. Reports are filed almost daily on terrorist activities breaking out with alarming regularity in the … Continue reading

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Practical Tips for Orthodox Living

The following tips are [excerpted] from Mother Pelagia of Lesna Convent, who prefaces them with the remark: “Orthodox families train their children from a very early age to acquire religious habits, in some of which I was myself, as a … Continue reading

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