«The only thing secular is sin.»
– Robert Hugh Benson
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Doxos is the blog of a Roman Catholic Christian working out his salvation in San Francisco, The California Republic.
This blog contains a good number of things, sometimes religious, sometimes not. Please remember me in your prayers.
Seduxisti me Domine et seductus sum.
I who have written this story, or rather this fable, give no credence to the various incidents related in it. For some things in it are the deceptions of demons, other poetic figments; some are probable, others improbable; while still others are intended for the delectation of foolish men.
(Closing lines of the Táin Bó Cúalnge)
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Monthly Archives: February 2017
I was sitting in the second seat on a bus taking notes. Someone was in the first seat. The bus was stopped in a parking lot. The driver got off the bus and the buss started to roll forward. I … Continue reading
Dear Readers – Three important things! First: the name has changed. I’ve been Doxos since 1998. I’m done now. In fact, the domain is up for sale (not the server space, just the name). It’s going to be up for … Continue reading
Today’s readings: Hebrews 11:1-7 Mark 9:2-13 By faith Noah… with reverence built an ark for the salvation of his household. Hebrews 11:7 We had a baptism at Mass last Sunday, a rejoicing with the family and a chance to renew our … Continue reading
Today’s Readings: Genesis 11:1-9 Mark 8:34—9:1 Take up your cross. This phrase comes up whenever I meditate on the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary. As I contemplate the Mystery of Our Lord carrying his Cross for us I hear this … Continue reading
Today’s readings: Genesis 9:1-13 Mark 8:27-33 Dread fear of you shall come upon all the animals of the earth and all the birds of the air, upon all the creatures that move about on the ground and all the fishes … Continue reading
Today’s Readings: Genesis 8:6-13, 20-22 Mark 8:22-26 Looking up the man replied, “I see people looking like trees and walking.”Then he laid hands on the man’s eyes a second time and he saw clearly; his sight was restored and he … Continue reading
Today’s Readings: Genesis 6:5-8; 7:1-5, 10 Mark 8:14-21 …Great was man’s wickedness on earth, and… no desire that his heart conceived was ever anything but evil… We will be reading about Noah (or Noe, as the Latin text calls him … Continue reading
Today’s Readings: Gen 4:1-15, 25 Mark 8:11-13 Why are you so resentful and crestfallen. If you do well, you can hold up your head; but if not, sin is a demon lurking at the door: his urge is toward you, … Continue reading
Today’s readings: Sirach 15:15-20 1 Corinthians 2:6-10 Matthew 5:17-35 If you choose you can keep the commandments, they will save you; if you trust in God, you too shall live; he has set before you fire and water to whichever … Continue reading