Dale una oportunidad, pidió su madre

Ocurrió el 24.2.2006 durante una final de baloncesto entre institutos de E.E.U.U. Jason McElwain había hecho todo por su equipo de basket, el Greece Athena High School basketball team: había pasado botellas de agua, manejado las estadísticas del equipo y llevado el contador de tiempo. Todo menos jugar al basket: siempre se sentaba en el…
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La historia de J. Walker

Dios sale de su escondite en el Camino de Santiago Cuando sale Dios y se deja ver es tremendo, maravilloso. Voy a contar una experiencia del Camino a pie a Santiago de verano 2005, agosto. Llegábamos cansados a aquel albergue. Nos dieron habitación y, después de recibir las camas procedimos a la higiene y al…
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Ornitology, A joke on birds

Here you have a short story of an Ornithology student. Just for laughs!… Joe, a college student, was taking a course in ornithology – (To you and I, that’s the study of birds).   The night before the biggest test of the semester, Joe spent all night studying. He had the textbook nearly memorized. He knew his…
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First things Editor: Neuhaus last words (Pro-life)

First Thigs Editor, Canadian-Born, Intellectual, influential free thinker, who became a Catholic after a long conversion process. Later on, as a Christian, he was a powerful pen, liberal and ortodox. Himself and Novak were the pieces around which all Catholic intellectuals turned to press John Paul II. They forced him to produce the philosocialist (according…
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SCHOOL SEX EDUCATION

School Sex Ed I was holding a notice from my 13-year-old son’s school announcing a meeting to preview the new course in sexuality.  Parents could examine the curriculum and take part in an actual lesson presented exactly as it would be given to the students.  When I arrived at the school, I was surprised to…
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BIG ROCKS -TIME MANAGEMENT

TIME MANAGEMENT  One day, an expert in time management was speaking to a group of business students and, to drive home a point, used an illustration those students will never forget.  As he stood in front of the group ofhigh-powered overachievers he said, “Okay, time for a quiz,” and hepulled out a one-gallon, wide-mouth mason…
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How Catholics pay for their Chapels

As soon as we were told to look for funds to contribute towards the construction of the Chapel for Tigoni House, we informed the students and told them that their contribution would be most appreciated.   They organized themselves and agreed that each girl would offer the necessary sacrifice and bring as much money as they…
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Cuando sale Dios y se deja ver es tremendo, maravilloso

Voy a contar una experiencia del Camino a pie a Santiago de este verano, agosto. Llegábamos cansados a aquel algergue. Nos dieron habitación y, después de tomar posesión de las camas procedimos a la higiene y al lavado de la ropa. Luego fuimos al almuerzo. Al volver al albergue nos encontramos con un hombre solo…
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