Next door, lazy Sloppy Joe reaped bumper crops. It was galling because relaxed Sloppy Joe’s animals also thrived. Squeaky Clean could not fathom what he was doing wrong.
Throw a frog into a pot of boiling water, He will jump right out. Throw the same frog into a pot of cool water, Slowly raise the heat- He will stay in and cook to death. + Throw a Catholic into a pagan environment He will see the lies and ambiguities clearly. Throw a Christian into a…… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: A Parable of Society
Simple stories and parables sometimes explain spiritual truths better than intricately worded essays because parables shine light on the inexplicable. Metaphors, or word pictures, are the language of God in the Old Testament, the language of Jesus in the Gospels and the Holy Spirit in the Epistles because images bypass the sceptical reasoning of our…… Continue reading The Power of Symbols
Are you considered inefficient, even bumbling by modern society? Your flaws just might be the source of your creativity An idealistic young man, Mark, traveled a great distance to find a well-known holy man to mentor…… Continue reading Cracked Pots
Throw a frog into a pot of boiling water He will jump right out. Throw a frog into a pot of lukewarm water, Slowly raise the heat He will stay in and cook to death. Throw a Catholic into a pagan environment He will see the lies and ambiguities clearly. Throw a Catholic into a polite society,…… Continue reading A Parable