The Seven Deadly Sins: Gluttony

Life Notes—June 27, 2013  “O Lord, Father and God of my life, do not give me haughty eyes, and remove evil desire from me.  Let neither gluttony nor lust overcome me, and do not give me over to shameless passion.”  Sirach 23:4-6 At my home I am the trash man.  Every Tuesday evening I empty … Continue reading The Seven Deadly Sins: Gluttony

The Seven Deadly Sins: Lust

Life Notes—June 20, 2013  “His divine power has given us everything needed for life and godliness, through the knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness.  Thus he has given us, through these things, his precious and very great promises, so that through them you may escape from the corruption that … Continue reading The Seven Deadly Sins: Lust

The Seven Deadly Sins

Life Notes—June 13, 2013  “When you were slaves to sin, you were free in regard to righteousness.  So what advantage did you then get from the things of which you now are ashamed?  The end of those things is death.  But now that you have been freed from sin and enslaved to God, the advantage … Continue reading The Seven Deadly Sins

Unlimited Liability

Life Notes—June 6, 2013  “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.  No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.”  John 15:12-13 We hear a lot about sacrifices made out of love for others.  Military personnel risk their lives on a daily … Continue reading Unlimited Liability