Extraction

Extraction

2 month ago with 7 comments
I’ve been flat on my back for a couple of days with the flu. I think I’m almost better, but it’s been a rough couple of days, mentally and physically. Isolation has never been good for me, and last night I hit a kind of crescendo of mental anguish as I was trying to fall asleep. There’s a great episode in Season 3 of The Magicians where Quentin comes face to face with a doppelgänger of ...

What Do They Teach Them In Schools These Days?

6 years ago with 15 comments
Interesting article at First Things about how celibacy, even though not voluntarily chosen, can be a vocation. The author quotes from Pius XII: [But] this vocation, this call of love, makes itself felt in very diverse ways . . . The young Christian woman who remains unmarried in spite of her own desires may—if she firmly believes in the providence of the heavenly Father—recognize in life’s ...