R. R. Reno’s “Preferential Option for the Poor” (via On Journeying with those in Exile)
1. Introduction In Matthew 13.44-46, Jesus is recorded as describing the kingdom of heaven in this way: The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which someone found and hid; then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field. Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant in search of fine pearls; on finding one pearl of great value, he went and sold all that he had and bought it. There are many people who ha … Read More
CCD: For Those Who Measure Their Lives By Rosary Beads and Coffee Spoons
Igitur non dormiamus sicut ceteri.
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