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the value of self-forgetfulness by greenflying
Aug 10, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
After describing the extreme austerities of the order, Miss Goodman says (Expe-riences of an English Sister of Mercy, p. 7):Several attempts have been made by the friends of monas-ticism NFL jerseys to detract from the value of Miss Goodman's testimony on destroying simplicity and self-forgetfuln...
the Will of God 4 by greenflying
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Nor is it solely by taking the best spirits out of it that monasticism desecrates society. It leaves those who remain in it with the impression that no such high standard of goodness is demanded of them as of those formally dedicated to piety or charity. Thus family ties come to be looked on, not...
the Will of God 3 by greenflying
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There is enormous presumption (though the ascetic sees it not) in the idea that man may be his own judge and executioner—his own physician in the sickness of liis soul.Such, then, is the football jerseys principle of asceticism, and such, we conceive, the errors on which it is founded. There is, ...
the Will of God 2 by greenflying
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On the moral side, asceticism represents self-morti-fication as a New Orlean Saints jerseys species of spiritual exercise or gymnastic, conducive to self-conquest and excelling sanctity.Here has been the origin of perhaps even wider, though less glaring, evils than religious asceticism, by tempti...
the Will of God 1 by greenflying
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The Brahmin Sunnyasi, the Buddhist Fakir, the Jewish Essene, the Peruvian Mama9onas of the Sun, football jerseys the Arab Dervish, all sought their own beatitude, Niwane, Paradise, not any benefit to their fellows. Not till the Crusades called forth the Religieuses Hospitalises and the nuns of th...
me, after burning at the beach Captain Poor Pants Returns to Shore by MadameRaeRae
Aug 09, 2010 | 3 3 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
Yargh grrr I be returning from a seven day journey to the gorgeous Bahamas. The gorgeous and expensive cruise to the bahamas. Did you think I was going to write this entire entry in pirate speak? HA, No, I'm not nearly that annoying...though I did think about it for a minute. So like I said I jus...
Thorn bird 20 by yishangnew
Aug 03, 2010 | 2 2 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thorn bird 19 by yishangnew
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Thorn bird 18 by yishangnew
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Thorn bird 17 by yishangnew
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