When new believers face trials

Originally posted on Wisdomforlife:
  Make sure to teach new believers the truth about the place of trials in the Christian life. By doing this, you’ll help to protect them from confusion and potential disillusionment and prepare them for the tough parts of the journey.  J. I. Packer offers seasoned counsel for new believers who…

Carissimi:Today’s Mass; Feria IV Sunday XIV Post Pentecost

Feria IV of Sunday XIV Post Pentecost: Missa “Protéctor” The Epistle and the Gospel for the Traditional liturgy for the Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost focuses on the fact that we cannot serve two masters. Those two masters this week are namely the flesh and the spirit. The spirit, or grace, given to us by the Holy…