through penance and austerity to strengthen the will in the practice of virtue and grow in the likeness of Christ.
posted on 10/22/2014 9:12:49 AM PDT
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posted on 10/22/2014 9:16:08 AM PDT
("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
Wow — that has to be the most interesting CWOD I have ever seen.
I know what the secular meaning of “mortification” is of course (and the Southernism “Ah am MORTIFIED!”
But used in terms of “killing” one’s sinful desires is a new one (that I can’t wait to use!)
posted on 10/22/2014 9:18:06 AM PDT
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