Canon Cure

Originally posted on lilyboat:
There are many variations of Pachelbels’ Canon. I have some that I frequent to aid me during some of my major mood variations. They each have their own benefits WITHOUT any side effects-as far as I know-. * Mood stabilizer: It starts out quiet, then rises to a crescendo, and stays…

Pope St. Martin I

Today is the feast day of Pope Saint Martin I. We remember his outspoken declaration of the Truth against Monothelitism. His refusal to remain silent against the wrong resulted in his being abducted by Emperor Constance II and the Pope died a friendless death in exile. He did not forget to pray for all people to…

The Prayer of Mary by Keith Fournier

  We observe Lent starting from tomorrow. I’ve found a perfect companion for this season. The Prayer of Mary by the author Keith Fournier(also includes some poems by Lela Gilbert) is a devotional book about our Blessed Mother Mary. Mr. Fournier beautifully, and gently walks you through the ways of Our Lady, showing us her…

It’s a Dangerous Thing, Being Conceived

“It’s a dangerous thing, being born. Dangerous for the mother, dangerous for the child.” – The Kite Runner, Rahim Khan Now, it’s a dangerous thing, being conceived. Dangerous for the mother, dangerous for the child. 40 years after Roe V. Wade, it is reported that 77% of Americans believe that abortion should be legal(2012 Gallup Poll). I share two articles from catholic.org that moved me this…