Found this very interesting:
1; Because it seems, in some respects at least, to relate to what we might call the "ethos" of Catholicism Pure & Simple (see right) notably a yearning for the Nostalgia of Things Effectively Past.
2; Because it also, almost paradoxically, reflects some of Toad's (that's me) admittedly ambivalent attitudes to Catholicism, which have clung to his hide like barnacles to a sperm whale.
Reflection for the 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time - Msgr. Charles Pope The Lord speaks to us today of one of the most central struggles in our life: fear. Yes, fear is one of our deepest drives and though ...
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