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Saturday, December 3, 2016

San Antonio (St. Anthony!)

... and books galore

Author: Sandra M. Levy, Ph.D., M.Div.
A holiday journey brings thoughts of how reading books – both fiction and nonfiction – helps us make sense of the world, become better people by seeing how virtue is done, learning from others’ mistakes, growing in wisdom from the wise words and examples of others.
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Saturday, November 12, 2016

Post-Election Musings: I (We) Will Survive!

(Remember Gloria Gaynor?)

Author: Sandra M. Levy, Ph.D., M.Div.
Well here we are at Day Three post-election – and what a time we've had!
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Sunday, October 23, 2016

“The Whiskey Priest”

Graham Greene, Thomas Merton, and Sainthood

Author: Sandra M. Levy, Ph.D., M.Div.
There is plenty of evidence – both scientific and otherwise – that as we get older, we can grow in wisdom and compassion and the ability to love others in a less judgmental way.
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Sunday, October 2, 2016

Birthday Abundance

Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake

Author: Sandra M. Levy, Ph.D., M.Div.
Another year and life goes on. Do we get better at it as the years go by?
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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Playing Dead

Or, Taking a Little Trip: Life’s Choices!

Author: Sandra M. Levy, Ph.D., M.Div.
I have a hunch that most of us, at one time or another, share the fantasy of just disappearing, taking off, going away and leaving all our everyday cares and trouble behind. And in a way, of course, I think that’s why I travel.
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