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Inordinate Affections, Vain Hope, Pride, and Too Much Familiarity

August 16, 2016 by  
Filed under Dan Burke, Imitation of Christ, Sin, Virtue


Of Inordinate Affections, Vain Hope and Pride, And Too Much Familiarity   OF INORDINATE AFFECTIONS 1. Fly the tumult of the world as much as thou canst; for the talk of worldly affairs is a great hindrance, although it be done with sincere intention; for we are quickly defiled, and enthralled by vanity. The man that is not perfectly dead to himself is quickly tempted and overcome in trifling... Read More

Affection for Jesus — Video


Affection for Jesus Affection for Jesus: Father Michael Najim, a priest of the diocese of Rhode Island, reflects on God’s mercy and on our affections:  good and bad affections, affection for sin and attachment to sin, affection for our Lord Jesus Christ in our lives.  He discusses the damaging effects of sin and how we feel because of it.  He talks about how to remedy our affection for sin... Read More

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