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The Prudent Man Directs His Action Towards What is Good

viva christo rey “The light shone in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.” (Jn 1:5) The word that I am translating here as “overcome” in Greek is καταλαμβανω, which is sometimes translated as understand. It has many ways it can be translated but the one that seems

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The Prudent Man Knows and Does What is Good

viva christo rey Pope Pius XI established the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe in 1925 with his encyclical Quas Primas. The encyclical describes the nature and extent of Christ’s Kingship and how the Church should ever uphold the ultimate rule of Our Lord in the

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The Prudent Man Sees Things as They Truly Are

What do you see? The process of education should not be called a process.  It is too organic for that.  This is easier to grasp if you know that what I mean by education is coming to the truth of things that we “know” in such a way that it

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The Prudent Man Seeks What is Truly Good

the good you seek, even in the bad All men seek the good, or so they think. St Thomas Aquinas refrains from defining “good” because it is so well known it doesn’t need a definition. He does say good is an analogical term, it has many meanings and they are

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The Fortitudinous Man Completes the Work Proper to Him

finish the job given to you Decades ago, young school age boys had the opportunity to carry a newspaper route in the neighborhoods, on foot, in many areas twice a day and once on Sunday – and be responsible for collecting money from customers once every week and paying for

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The Fortitudinous Man Endures for What He Loves

more hate can mean more endurance One of the great errors of today’s sloganeering society is the demand we choose love or hate.  Hate is when you don’t accept a person as they are, or something.  Love is when you let the person by who they are, or something. But

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The Prudent Man Directs His Action Towards What is Good

viva christo rey “The light shone in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.” (Jn 1:5) The word that I am translating here as “overcome” in Greek is καταλαμβανω, which is sometimes translated as understand. It has many ways it can be translated but the one that seems

Read More...

The Prudent Man Knows and Does What is Good

viva christo rey Pope Pius XI established the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe in 1925 with his encyclical Quas Primas. The encyclical describes the nature and extent of Christ’s Kingship and how the Church should ever uphold the ultimate rule of Our Lord in the

Read More...

The Prudent Man Sees Things as They Truly Are

What do you see? The process of education should not be called a process.  It is too organic for that.  This is easier to grasp if you know that what I mean by education is coming to the truth of things that we “know” in such a way that it

Read More...

The Prudent Man Seeks What is Truly Good

the good you seek, even in the bad All men seek the good, or so they think. St Thomas Aquinas refrains from defining “good” because it is so well known it doesn’t need a definition. He does say good is an analogical term, it has many meanings and they are

Read More...

The Fortitudinous Man Completes the Work Proper to Him

finish the job given to you Decades ago, young school age boys had the opportunity to carry a newspaper route in the neighborhoods, on foot, in many areas twice a day and once on Sunday – and be responsible for collecting money from customers once every week and paying for

Read More...

The Fortitudinous Man Endures for What He Loves

more hate can mean more endurance One of the great errors of today’s sloganeering society is the demand we choose love or hate.  Hate is when you don’t accept a person as they are, or something.  Love is when you let the person by who they are, or something. But

Read More...
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