Bear Bryant Prepare to Win

By Peter Darcy | On Feb 28, 2015 | No Comments

It’s not the will to win that matters – everyone has that.  It’s the will to prepare to win that matters. ~Coach Paul Bear Bryant, Alabama Crimson Tide Coach, 1958-1982.

Georges Bernanos on the Hatred of Satan

By Peter Darcy | On Feb 23, 2015 | No Comments

There is in man a secret, incomprehensible hatred, not only of his fellowmen, but of himself. We can give this mysterious feeling whatever origin or explanation we want, but we must give it one. As far as we Christians are concerned, we believe that this hatred reflects another hatred, a thousand times more profound and lucid: the hatred of the…

Don’t Waste Lent

By Peter Darcy | On Feb 11, 2015 | No Comments

By Peter Darcy Soon it will be Ash Wednesday – it’s hard to believe that Lent is here already! In order to derive the maximum spiritual benefit out of this season of preparation, we need a firm intention to live it fruitfully. But we also need to be smart about it. Here are a few tricks of the trade: First,…

Saved By an Angel

By Peter Darcy | On Feb 7, 2015 | No Comments

By Peter Darcy I was touched by an angel once, not in a literal sense, but in a way that made a lasting impression on my soul. It happened on the morning, almost two decades ago, that the back of my little Toyota truck was wracked by a gust of wind on a wet highway as I was driving to…

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