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Discovering What Freemasonry Is

Freemasons don't always do such a good job of defining just what they are or what they do, but that's often because the answers non-Masons are looking for are really too complicated. Freemasonry (or just plain Masonry, for short) is a society [more…]

Religion & Spirituality

Discovering What Meditation Is All About

Meditation is simply the practice of focusing your attention on a particular object — generally something simple, like a word or phrase, a candle flame or geometrical figure, or the coming and going of your breath. In everyday life [more…]

Religion & Spirituality

Exploring the Meaning of Spirituality

One of the great gifts of spiritual knowledge is that it realigns your sense of self to something you may not have even ever imagined was within you. Spirituality says that even if you think you're limited and small, it simply isn't so. [more…]

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Catholicism

Original Sin, As Defined in Catholicism

According to Christian and Jewish theology, original sinis a spiritual disease of the human soul, a disease that is passed on to future generations as much as physical characteristics or physiological [more…]

Catholicism

How John Paul II Was a Groundbreaker, Shepherd, and Reformer

John Paul II came from an ancient land steeped in tradition, was raised in a 2,000-year-old religion, and would become the visible defender of traditional morality and orthodox doctrine. At the same time [more…]

Catholicism

Pope John Paul II as an Author

Most people know of John Paul II's papal encyclicals and letters. What a lot of people, including a lot of Catholics, don't know is that he authored many books: [more…]

Catholicism

How Pope John Paul II Became a Philosopher-Theologian

When John Paul II was still Karol Wojtyła, a teenager in high school, he was so good at public speaking that he was chosen to give the welcome address to a very special dignitary visiting the school one [more…]

Catholicism

The Academic Career of Pope John Paul II

After his ordination, the Cardinal Archbishop of Krakow recognized the intellectual character of the young priest Father Wojtyła, who would later become Pope John Paul II. The archbishop assigned Karol [more…]

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