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Reflection for this Sunday from the “Soul Institute” Transfiguration

We will read on Sunday, “Jesus took Peter, James and John his brother, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. And he was transfigured before them; his face shone like the sun and his clothes became white as … Continue reading

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Reflection from the ‘Soul Institute’ Baptism and Confirmation and the 7 Gifts of the Holy Spirit

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We read in the Catechism of the Catholic Church about the sacrament of Baptism, “A new creature. Baptism not only purifies from all sin, but also makes the neophyte ‘a new…

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Reflection from the ‘Soul Institute’ Baptism and Confirmation and the 7 Gifts of the Holy Spirit

We read in the Catechism of the Catholic Church about the sacrament of Baptism, “A new creature. Baptism not only purifies from all sin, but also makes the neophyte ‘a new creature,’ and adopted son of God, who has become … Continue reading

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8th rung of the ladder ‘Soul Institute’ Gift Wisdom/ Virtue Love Beatitude Blessed are the peacemakers

Saint Thomas shows how each of the 7 gifts of the Holy Spirit are linked to a particular virtue or virtues, and how this leads to one of the Beatitudes. St Thomas is showing us how to grow in virtue. … Continue reading

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The 6th rung lander ‘Soul Institute’ Gift Understanding/ Virtue Faith Beatitude Blessed are the pure of Heart

Saint Thomas shows how each of the 7 gifts of the Holy Spirit are linked to a particular virtue or virtues, and how this leads to one of the Beatitudes. St Thomas is showing us how to grow in virtue. … Continue reading

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Fifth rung of the Ladder Gift Counsel/ Virtue Prudence Beatitude Blessed are the merciful From the ‘Soul Institute’

Saint Thomas shows how each of the 7 gifts of the Holy Spirit are linked to a particular virtue or virtues, and how this leads to one of the Beatitudes. St Thomas is showing us how to grow in virtue. … Continue reading

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Having a discussion with someone about the difference between the particular judgement and the general judgement, here is a quote that might mean nothing to you, but it was what I was looking for this morning, sorry this is so long

Joseph Ratzinger in his book, ‘Eschatology’ writes, ” Lastly, we must bear in mind that Christ is not alone. The whole meaning of his earthly life lay in his building for himself a body, in his creating fir himself a … Continue reading

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Reflections for 4 part of Lent, 4 rung on ladder according to St Thomas, Gift/ Courage Virtue Fortitude, Beatitude Blessed are those who hunger and Thirst “The Soul Institute”

Saint Thomas shows how each of the 7 gifts of the Holy Spirit are linked to a particular virtue or virtues, and how this leads to one of the Beatitudes. St Thomas is showing us how to grow in virtue. … Continue reading

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Reflection for the day Feb 24 ‘Soul Institute; from the Gospel today

Jesus tells us today in the Gospel, “If you forgive men their transgressions, your heavenly Father will forgive you. But if you do not forgive men, neither will your father forgive your transgressions.’ Raymond LLoyd Richmond in his book, ‘Psychology … Continue reading

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Reflection from the ‘Soul Institute’ Third week of Lent, Gift of Holy Spirit Knowledge/ Virtue Faith Beatitude Blessed are those who mourn

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Saint Thomas shows how each of the 7 gifts of the Holy Spirit are linked to a particular virtue or virtues, and how this leads to one of the Beatitudes. St…

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