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The Value of Delayed Gratification

In the motion picture, The Matrix, Mouse tries to play digital pimp to Neo. One line I remember goes like

“To deny our own impulses is to deny the very thing that makes us human.”

Did you catch that when you saw the movie?  I didn’t. I was waiting for more fighting.   Anyway, think about what he said. Is he right?  Actually, he isn’t.

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Gone for Too Long

It has been a long time since I was active as a Catholic blogger. For a long time, I was pursuing a career as a traveling Catholic speaker. I spent so much time promoting myself and focusing on widening my ministerial reach that I lost sight of my own call to personal holiness and deepening my own relationship with Jesus Christ. Read the rest of this entry