To Flirt or Not to Flirt

My sisters and I once read in a women’s magazine that girls are taught flirting from their mother’s knee. That one made us laugh. Our mother was a staunch Catholic New Englander. She’d sooner knee us from behind than teach us to flirt. Besides, I’m pretty sure she didn’t know how herself. Read more about at Catholic Match.

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Sigrid Undset: Sin, Sainthood and Sanity

Sigrid Undset (1882-1949) was a model of women’s achievement both in her writing and her personal life. Writing at a time when female authors were known for fluff romances, her stories were taken seriously – and she even didn’t have to change her name to George (as in Sand or Eliot). She was young, attractive, and successful. After earning fame […]

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So What Exactly ARE Your Sins?

How do these conversations get started? My seatmate on the flight was a sixteen year old cowboy named Cody. The flight attendant had come around handing out wine which I accepted with delight. Traveling stresses me out. Cody, who looked twenty-five, said no thanks. “I don’t drink,” he told me. “I’m a Christian.”

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Bella’s bello Eduardo Verástegui

You might have to squint to find Eduardo Verástegui in his new movie, Little Boy. The actor, whose looks are proof of the existence of God, appears briefly as a bald, spectacle-wearing priest. His role in the film itself may be small, but it was just the opposite being the film’s co-executive producer. From Metanoia (Conversion) Films comes a story […]

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