I don’t think it’s accurate to call this recipe a cocktail, but here you have it… “Acedia Priest” (alternatively named … More
“In the world it calls itself Tolerance; but in hell it is called Despair. It is the accomplice of the other sins and their … More
[“My Way of Life” (Walter Farrell O.P., S.T.M, and Martin J. Healy, S.T.D) was written to be a simplification (yes, … More
Introductory Essay Concerning Accidie. Yea, they thought scorn of that pleasant land, and gave no credence unto His word; but murmured … More
“The figure of Christ is interpreted on ancient sarcophagi principally by two images: the philosopher and the shepherd. Philosophy at … More
There are two things that kill the soul, despair and false hope.
“For man who, in statu viatoris, in the state of being on the way, experiences the essential creatureliness, the “not … More
“Despair, like hope, presupposes desire. Neither hope nor despair is directed towards anything that does not move our desire” (Summa, … More