08 Feb 2011
Our son Ian’s new website was hacked and is under construction, so your best bet is to visit his Facebook Page.
Be advised that prices increase March 1st, 2011 A.D.
Our son’s custom built, high quality, hand-made (in Texas!), folding Prie Dieus/Prayer Kneelers are priced perfectly for any gift–but that price will increase March 1st, 2011!!!
Meticulously hand-crafted in the USA, these Prie Dieus are ‘glued and screwed’ for stability and long life. The … Read the rest...read more
Posted in Catholic Church, Prayers | Tagged Abortion, Atheism, Bioethics, cancer, Carpentry, Christmas, Clinton, Communism, Courtship, Dessert, dieu, Europe, Fashion, femininity, Feminism, folding, Freedom, G.K. Chesterton, Games, gardasil, gossip, Hand made, Healthcare, high quality, Homeschool, Humor, Immigration, Immodest, Interview, kneeler, kneelers, Latin Mass, Lent, Made in USA, Marxism, Masculinity, Masonry, meatless, mini, Motu Proprio, Movies, Music, Muslim, oak, pine, Pravda, pray, prayer, Prayer Kneeler, prie, Prie Dieu, Quotes, red, Sacred Heart, Saints, School, Second Amendment, seminarians, Sermons, Skirts, Socialism, Sports, stem cell, Sunday, Swine Flu, Texas, Thrift, Vaccine, Vatican, wood
06 Aug 2010
In nine hundred and ninety-nine cases out of a thousand, a man will not take a liberty with a girl unless she allows it. I wish girls would bear this fact in mind! Men are what they make them, what they allow them to be....read more
05 Aug 2010
I have in the past written a few blogs about courtship. I feel compelled to write about it once again as another season of The Bachelor/Bachelorette series comes to an end. It amazes me that we have gotten so far from healthy dating that we are being sucked in my the millions to a show that is the polar opposite of healthy dating. …”...read more
28 Jul 2010
Here’s Dr. Alice von Hildebrand’s response. Long, but it deserves a solid reading.
Hail Mary, full of grace…
The entire essay is NOT below…I suggest going right to the website and printing it out.
Dietrich von Hildebrand, Catholic Philosopher, and Christopher West, Modern Enthusiast:
Two Very Different Approaches to Love, Marriage and Sex
By Alice von Hildebrand
It is a joy to praise a great book or author; it is a grief and duty to criticize a bad one. But it is especially difficult to criticize someone who has many talents, whose work has positive sides, but
Posted in Theology of the Body | Tagged alice, Bioethics, Body, Christopher, Courtship, Dietrich, femininity, Feminism, G.K. Chesterton, Immodest, Masculinity, Theology, von hildebrand, West | 3 Responses
28 Jul 2010
I’d say step number ONE is to pray together. We’re about to celebrate our 25th Anniversary, and I can personally vouch for a number of these steps!!!
1. Shake up date night: Just pick something you’ve never done before (or recently) together. Rewarding experiences flood your brain with dopamine, a mood-boosting chemical. “If your partner is present, that feeling becomes linked to him,” says Aron.