Worth Revisiting: A Parable of Society

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

The Power of Symbols

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

Cracked Pots

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

A Parable

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