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Restraining the tongue

The path of purification, Part 3 In preparing for this reflection, I looked at my text from 15 October 2020 for the sake of the importance of this topic. I consider it so important in our context that I am adopting a large part of it today. It is often said that repetition is the …

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The path of purification, Part 2: Asceticism

I have dealt with this topic quite extensively in 2020 from 13-17 October and recommend reading it again: Part 1: http://en.elijamission.net/asceticism-part-1/ Part 2: http://en.elijamission.net/asceticism-part-2/ Part 3: http://en.elijamission.net/asceticism-part-3/ Part 4: http://en.elijamission.net/asceticism-part-4/ Part 5: http://en.elijamission.net/asceticism-part-5/ However, in the context of this theme it makes sense to go into it again, because asceticism accompanies us throughout life in …

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Obstacles to Faith

Lk 24:35-48 Then they told their story of what had happened on the road and how they had recognised him at the breaking of bread. They were still talking about all this when he himself stood among them and said to them, ‘Peace be with you!’ In a state of alarm and fright, they thought …

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Overcoming jealousy

Acts 5:17-26 Then the high priest intervened with all his supporters from the party of the Sadducees. Filled with jealousy, they arrested the apostles and had them put in the public gaol. But at night the angel of the Lord opened the prison gates and said as he led them out, ‘Go and take up …

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