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Recurring Nightmares; Spiritual Attacks


RECURRING NIGHTMARES/SPIRITUAL ATTACKS Dear Father John, When I was a child I used to have recurrent nightmares about snakes, rats, wild dogs and the feeling of choking myself. A priest came home and told my family to pray every night before sleeping, and that it would hopefully help me. It worked. And now that I’ve read this article I’m more convinced of what happened to me. It really freaked... Read More

Anatomy of Temptation: Retreat Guide on David and Goliath

January 4, 2014 by  
Filed under Fr. Bartunek, Retreat Guides


Dear Friend in Christ, In our endeavor to start the new year with clarity and determination we realize the Christian life is a “dour struggle,” according to the Catechism of the Catholic Church: “… Finding himself in the midst of the battlefield man has to struggle to do what is right…” (CCC #409). Who are we struggling against? What are the frequent tactics of our spiritual enemies?... Read More

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