Distinguishing Angels from Demons

By Peter Darcy | On May 4, 2016 | No Comments

By Peter Darcy Years ago, during a foreign study program in Europe, I had occasion to meet people from numerous English-speaking countries, in what amounted to an education in the amazing diversity of English accents. In the program I met Englishmen, Scots, Irishmen, Welsh, and English-speakers from non-European countries such as Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa. I admit with…

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The Priest and the Sinner in Extremis

By Peter Darcy | On Apr 2, 2016 | No Comments

By Peter Darcy In the 1920s automobiles were a relatively new and expensive technology but my grandfather owned one because he was a mechanic. That made him the “go-to” guy for his parish priest who didn’t own one. From time to time his pastor, a Belgian priest named Fr. Seion, would call my grandfather late at night to take him…

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Trifling with Angels

By Peter Darcy | On Mar 3, 2016 | No Comments

By Peter Darcy The reason we need powers of discernment is because the world is awash with spiritual charlatans, deceivers, and even well-meaning people who get drawn into the seductions of immensely powerful angelic minds. St. Paul says that these people are “following the age of this world, following the ruler of the power of the air, the spirit that…

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