Leisure or Laziness?

Leisure or Laziness?

In a world of constant work and busyness, the concept of leisure has almost disappeared. Our culture’s obsession with work can be – and often is – detrimental to the most important relationships in our lives; God, our spouse and our children. I...
Truth and Freedom

Truth and Freedom

This is what the world has to say about truth, “I have my truth, and you have your truth. Don’t force me to believe or accept what you believe, and I wont force you to believe what I believe.” This is actually a subtle way of declaring that there is no objective truth...
Why be Modest?

Why be Modest?

Modesty. A word that often makes women cringe. However, what if modesty was a word that evoked notions of virtue, respect, strength and individuality? What if modesty was seen as a key that unlocked the mystery of woman? The good news, it can, and it does! During my...
Why did Satan tempt Eve?

Why did Satan tempt Eve?

The question of why Satan targeted Eve and not Adam in his temptation in the Garden of Eden has been asked repeatedly; not just over the centuries, but in many Theology of the Body talks I have been to and delivered over the last ten years. It is my hope that the...
The Entrance of Shame

The Entrance of Shame

I was recently asked a question about the human experience of shame. Why do we cover our nakedness? Why do we sometimes fall into despair after we sin? Why do we find it hard to see ourselves as beautiful? St John Paul II has much to say on this human experience....
What’s Wrong with Masturbation – Part 3

What’s Wrong with Masturbation – Part 3

It has been encouraging to receive some great feedback from readers over the past few weeks since my last blog. If the concepts in these blogs have been helpful to you, please don’t keep them to yourself; share them with others! I have decided to actually separate...