Posts Tagged ‘Sins’

Confession Comments 0

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Once more, I take my good friend Jesus to the Theatre of my Life. We are going to see a rerun of the show” The Seven Deadly Sins.” “Not again!” Jesus sighs We sit in comfortable seats near the back of the theatre but even from a distance, the players look tired, more dead than Read more

Who nominated these seven sins and the deadly ones? Comments 0

Thursday, October 4th, 2018

Did you know that the list of the seven deadly sins has changed over the centuries?  Here’s a quick glance over the history of the seven deadly sins and how we ended up with the list we know today! Read more Related Posts:Global action needed to alleviate hunger crisis,…Priests warned against ‘disparaging’ on social mediaFrench Read more

The seven deadly sins of social media Comments 0

Friday, November 25th, 2016

Social networks do best when they tap into one of the seven deadly sins. Facebook is ego. Zynga is sloth. LinkedIn is greed. ~ Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn (2011) The Atlantic’s Robinson Meyer suggests that Hoffman’s tongue-in-cheek comment from five years ago may contain more than a kernel of truth. Using Dante’s Inferno as Read more

Horray for cheap grace Comments 0

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

After I flew back to Phoenix and claimed the keys to my new apartment, one of my first acts of settling in was to pay a visit to the Motor Vehicle Department. My passport was my only remaining valid form of identification. Rather than afflict it with new creases and sweat stains, I thought I’d Read more