Praise the Lord for his goodness,and bless the King of the ages,so that his tent may be rebuilt in you with joy.Tobit 13, from today’s morning prayer.
A brutal cold front and poorly organized event in China left participants begging for rescue and freezing to death on the trail
This is horrific. Races should be equipped to handle situations like this with staff who put the safety of participants first.
Is limitless clean energy finally approaching?
This New Yorker piece makes me sad, not because of the hope of fusion, but that we’re still so far away from it. How incredible could that be?
Watching season one of Ted Lasso and looked up soccer relegation. Basically the worst team is demoted down to the next lower playing level, e.g. a MLB team would be relegated to AAA minors.
That could make baseball a lot more interesting. “My team won’t win the pennant, but they’re playing for survival!”
THE FIRST DEGREE of humility is obedience without delayChapter 7, Rule of St. Benedict
A note that I want to expand on this for Oblates, that is people in the world who strive to live by the Rule.
While this is mentioned in the context of living under an abbot at a monastery, we can apply this to married life.
If my wife and I are fulfilling our role as the leaders of our domestic church, then our individual primary goal is to return to God with our spouses. With that in mind, my wife represents an abbess to me (and I an abbot to her) and so I should obey her without delay.
Dad died 24 years ago today. Dads aren’t perfect—mine wasn’t and I’m not. If your dad is still living and able to contact him, just give him a quick call or text to say hi on behalf of those of us who can’t.
R doesn’t like to be called “precious” because she’s not the One Ring.
I guess she paid attention while we read Lord of the Rings to the girls…
My brother-in-law passed away due to cancer on September 1st and was remembered by friends and family on September 6th.
He’ll be interred at Ft. Sill National Cemetery on a date in the future.
For some energy experts, the increase in donations for the officials at the close of the session looks like a reward for not passing more stringent regulations and raises questions about whether lawm…
What are “things that should shock no one” for $200, LeVar?
“I told the kids to be more than what people think they are,” said Tylan Bailey, who plans to become a teacher.
This is beautiful. What a role model for pushing through.