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A Good Wife (Month of Proverbs)

When one finds a worthy wife, her value is far beyond pearls. Her husband, entrusting his heart to her, has an unfailing prize. (Proverbs 31:10-11) Several times in the first 30 chapters, the book of Proverbs speaks of quarrelsome wives … Continue reading

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Anxious (Month of Proverbs)

Image by etrusia_uk (Away for a while) via Flickr The wicked man flees although no one pursues him; but the just man, like a lion, feels sure of himself. (Proverbs 28:1) There is a deep reality about the inner life … Continue reading

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Sharp! (Month of Proverbs)

Image by Getty Images via Daylife As iron sharpens iron, so man sharpens his fellow man. (Proverbs 27:17) One of the common explanations of monastic spirituality is that, living together year after year, our faults become so visible to each … Continue reading

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