Category Archives: Philosophy

Necessary Preamble to Faith

The Supreme Dominion of God

Error in Prayer In a previous post regarding prayer, I commented on the proper disposition to prayer. However, what triggered that post  was a woman’s concern over obtaining verification that her prayers were heard. So now I would like to … Continue reading

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WILLPOWER, PART 3

But, What If I Really Am Doing What I Don’t Want To Do? BY: Frater Bovious (CARROLLTON, TX – Cradle of Civilization) I need to make clear that the two previous columns specifically did not address addiction. With regard to … Continue reading

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WILLPOWER, PART 2

What Do You Want? BY: Frater Bovious (CARROLLTON, TX, Cradle of Civilization) This is a follow up to the previous post, The Truth About Willpower. In that post I argue that our wills function as designed, and that when we … Continue reading

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THE TRUTH ABOUT WILLPOWER

The Pursuit of Happiness BY: Frater Bovious (CARROLLTON, TX, Cradle of Civilization) Writing in the Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson pens these famous words: We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are … Continue reading

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OF YETIS AND GHOSTS

Morning Prayer BY: Frater Bovious We have acquired two Great Pyrenees, both still puppies, though one is at least 70 pounds and 24 inches tall at the withers (withers – strange word, that). Mostly because we complained so much about … Continue reading

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Safety First

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ON THE EVILS OF ELECTION BY A DEGENERATE PEOPLE

Some Late Thoughts on the Election BY: Frater Bovious (CARROLLTON, TX – Cradle of Civilization) I have been reading a book by Rev. Reginald Garrigou-Lagrange, O.P., titled, REALITY, A Synthesis of Thomistic Thought. He was examining Aquinas’ review of Aristotle’s Politica. Lagrange comments … Continue reading

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