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The Meaning of True Glory

Join Dan Burke and Melissa Elson as they reflect on the meditations of Fr. Gabriel of St. Mary Magdalen and the meaning of true glory. Topics/Questions Covered in the Show: How did the idea of honor and glory affect St. Teresa of Avila and the Convent of the Incarnation? Why does honor and/or glory impede us in our pursuit of heaven? How does awareness of our sinful behavior help us stay humble? How... Read More

Money and Honor Go Hand-in-Hand

September 9, 2014 by  
Filed under Book Club, Sarah Reinhard

The Way of Perfection (Week 2 of 10) I believe that honour and money nearly always go together, and that he who desires honour never hates money, while he who hates money cares little for honour. Understand this clearly, for I think this concern about honour always implies some slight regard for endowments or money: seldom or never is a poor man honoured by the world; however worthy of honour he... Read More