‘Do you fast? Give me proof of it by your works. If you see a poor man take pity on him..’ St John Chrysostom
Lent is upon us! This cookbook takes all of the work out of coming up with healthy and nutritious things you can cook so that you can focus on what matters most during this time. Each of the four weeks worth of recipes starts out with a weekly shopping list. These ingredients will be all you need to […]
I catch a thread at the corner of my eye, panic at the state of my dress.
Over the door of every profession, every occupation, every calling, the world has a standing advertisement: “Wanted–A Man.” Wanted, a man who will not lose his individuality in a crowd, a man who has the courage of his convictions, who is not afraid to say “No,” though all the world say “Yes.” Wanted, a man […]
As a self-proclaimed “professional instagrammer” and aspiring Insta-Celeb, my Christian recommendations to you should be “sweeter than honey” to your mouth (Psalm 119:103)!
“I would fold a thousand paper cranes for you, would fight away all those demons that leave scratches over your skin just so you know that they don’t always leave through bloody trails. I look at you and see all the ways a soul can bruise, and I wish I could sink my hands into […]
A guest post by Andy Cooper. But if they cannot control themselves, they should marry, for it is better to marry than to burn with passion (1 Corinthians 7:9). There are many things to love about the Bible. Aside from the abundant, life-giving Truth that God’s word provides on every page, I’m continually impressed by […]
“…you may not know how to say it out loud: “I thought it would be easier.” And your God comes near: I will provide the way. You may not even know who to tell: “I thought it would be different.” And your God draws close: I will provide grace for the gaps. You may not […]
This is a guest post by Sara Malak In a world in which we are constantly bombarded with a need to be and to do, where we are frequently asked “what do you do? what do you want to be?” We seem to have lost a clear vision of what we are here for. […]
The unfolding of your words gives light. (Psalm 119:130) We all know how important it is to read the Bible in our journey towards union with God. It’s right up there with fasting, praying, and partaking in the Eucharist. As St. Clement of Alexandria puts it, “for those who have chosen to major in holiness, there […]