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Two princesses are rewarded for their presence for their people. Only one works hard to express her thanks. A short story about gratitude.
Unable to stop a river from flowing, a young prince explores till he finds its source. A short story about getting to the root of issues.
A meditative poem told through the eyes of Jew who witnessed flowering of Palm Sunday, and then the growth of Golgotha. With the rending of the Temple veil, he is granted a vision of the Paradise angel who, in two strokes, shows him that Eden, Sinai, Tabor and Golgotha are chapters in the same story, and that Christ-God is now our Eucharist.
A kingdom is threatened by a sorcerous serpent, and only a heart free from evil can slay it. | A short story about the power of evil to masquerade as good.
Sung to ‘Memory’ from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘Cats’, this poem celebrates the cruciality (is that a word?) of coffee, and its centrality to life.
This poem is meant to be sung to the Irish melody ‘Only Our Rivers Run Free’. It speaks to a resurrectionist hope that we are all called to have,
An epic infographic that covers how much the Church actually has, where it goes, and why it’s important to have it. A fantastic aid to your discussions!
How quickly things pass us by when we’re not paying attention. If we stopped and looked, we’d find a bouquet of reality rucked up under our wheels.
Fr John Trigilio makes this fascinating point about the origin of capitalism as an essentially Christian outgrowth from the guild system.