Virtue, Vice and Everything Nice? Blessed Dina Belanger
Father Callam’s take on Christ’s declaration that it is what comes from within a man making him unclean, all those unbridled and disordered passions and desires, the deceit and darkness, is quite a propos, with the ‘smoke of Satan’ not just infiltrating, but verily choking the Church. One can barely bear to read the headlines, never mind the details. All we can hope is that the clearing of the Augean stables begins soon.
Saint Philip Neri said that vices were like weeds: They run deep and are all intertwined, and there is never an end to pulling them up. We must