Lenten Reflections 1st Tuesday of Lent Discernment #2

Yesterday we talked about discernment and the rules for our own discernment and how the rules to discern if our actions are God will or ours. However there are times when we find ourselves not discerning our actions but worrying about discerning the actions of others. When should we base our actions on discerning the … Continue reading Lenten Reflections 1st Tuesday of Lent Discernment #2

Lenten Reflections: 1st Monday in Lent: Personal Discernment

Of all the gifts of the Holy Spirit Discernment is the one that is the most valuable but seemingly the hardest to recognize. The inability to discern God's actually will vs what we THINK God's will is or even worse telling the difference between God's Will and our will, has been the source of a … Continue reading Lenten Reflections: 1st Monday in Lent: Personal Discernment

The Perils of Not Verifying

by baldilocks If your mother tells you that she loves you, get a second source. --Anonymous The Ray Rice abuse video is being cast in many ways: his fault, her fault, the NFL's fault, male abusers, female abusers, disparity in punishment between male and female aggressors, blah, blah, blah. Assuming that the Rices get the … Continue reading The Perils of Not Verifying