Tagged: gratitude

Thanks Be to God!

Never a better time to consider The Spiritual Eclipse than when having just experienced a major physical one. The Thinking Housewife presents a very thoughtful excerpt from St. John of the Cross’s The Ascent...

The Mountain

The importance of steadfastness during this eclipse of Holy Mother Church cannot be overstated. Facing the unknown often breeds a certain weakness of faith and trust in God, and so much more so does...

Traditions of the Season

The Catholic Faith is amazingly rich and full, a virtual bottomless treasure chest of spiritual wealth. For converts and “cradle” Catholics alike, there is always something new to learn and explore, something to deepen...

A Cross Borne Simply

St. Paul, First Hermit This short essay on The Catholic Thing explains St. John Vianney’s “spirituality of suffering” in regard to the carrying of his cross. Fight materialism with gratitude using the three steps...

Give Thanks to God

St. Sylvester Gozzolini Yes, there is a Catholic way to celebrate Thanksgiving.  Traditional Catholic Priest outlines it in 10 points. John Cuddeback muses on the gift of his wife in this Thanksgiving piece for...

Sing a Song of Joy

St. Peter of Alexandria FPR’s Jason Peters turns the big 5-0 and regales us with the small pleasures of his day, including a father-son trip to the local diner for breakfast and the prospect...

News Roundup: Sept. 13, 2013

The modernists depend on the general population being ignorant of history.  That is how they make war on society and the Church.  Rev. Dr. James Siemens, a priest of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church,...

The Restoration IV: Travel

This article originally appeared in the August 2009 issue of The Four Marks as part of a series called “The Restoration.” “The Restoration” is a monthly column dedicated to restoring Christian ideals in our...