«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: May 2019
✙ JMJ The Readings for the Feast of the Visitation: Zephaniah 3:14-18 Luke 1:39-56 He has cast down the mighty from their thrones and has lifted up the lowly. He has filled the hungry with good things, and the rich … Continue reading
+J+M+J+ The Readings for Ascension Day Acts 1:1-11 Hebrews 9:24-28; 10:19-23 Luke 24:46-53 …the new and living way he opened for us through the veil, that is, his flesh… On the calendar of some ecclesial Jurisdictions, today is the Ascension. Others … Continue reading
No, no! That’s the wrong Damon… +J+M+J+ The Readings for Wednesday in the 6th week of Easter (C1) Acts 16:15, 22-18:1 John 16:12-15 I see that in every respect you are very religious… Paul’s word for “religious” is δεισιδαιμονεστέρους deisidaimonesteros. … Continue reading
+J+M+J+ The Readings for Tuesday in the 6th week of Easter (C1) Acts 16:22-34 John 16:5-11 (Who proceeds from the Father…) I will send him to you. I’m not going to defend the Filioque clause with this essay except by … Continue reading
JMJ I noticed an overlap in the Greek words used in Sunday’s EF and OF readings. In the OF Gospel Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever loves me will keep my word…” (John 14:23) Which in Greek is: άν τις … Continue reading
The Heavenly Banquet? +J+M+J+ The Readings for 6th Sunday of Easter (C1) Acts 15:1-2, 22-29 Revelation 21:10-14, 22-23 John 14:23-29 The city had no need of sun or moon to shine on it, for the glory of God gave it light, and … Continue reading
Bl. Stanley Rother, God’s Friend. +J+M+J+ The Readings for Saturday in the 5th week of Easter (C1) Acts 16:1-10 John 15:18-21 I have chosen you out of the world, the world hates you. Once, a long, long time ago, it seems … Continue reading
+J+M+J+ The Readings for Friday in the 5th week of Easter (C1) Acts 15:22-31 John 15:12-17 I call you friends… This gets sentimentalized sometimes. Sometimes overly so. I remember when Jesus calling us (me) his friends used to cause me … Continue reading
+J+M+J+ The Readings for Thursday in the 5th week of Easter (C1) Acts 15:7-21 John 15:9-11 I have told you this so that… your joy might be complete. Jesus said this just before he went out to die. You know this … Continue reading