Monthly Archives: December 2012

  1. Real Friendship: A Memory

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    December 11, 2012 by lucieromarin

    This time last year, a married friend taught me a lesson about friendship, quite without meaning to. It stands to …
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  2. Unchosen States of Life – the Silver Queens

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    December 9, 2012 by lucieromarin

    Second place in the search for the top three Saints Who Became Happy and Holy in Vocations They Never Wanted …
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  3. Why He Took So Long

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    December 7, 2012 by lucieromarin

    So, yesterday, on the Feast of St Nicholas, I was reading the life of St Colette of Corbie (who is …
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  4. In Third Place…

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    December 5, 2012 by lucieromarin

    Third place, and the title ‘Bronze Queen of Not Having the Vocation You Want’ goes to to ¬†Archangela Tarrabotti, a …
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  5. She Certainly Never Guessed…

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    December 4, 2012 by lucieromarin

    … that she’d end up as the name of an asteroid! On a related note, I was making a list …
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  6. Vocation: Nothing’s Inevitable

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    December 3, 2012 by lucieromarin

    It has become commonplace to present vocation discernment something along these lines: ¬†Pray. Eventually, hear the Voice of God. Meet …
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  7. Modesty: A Less Weird and Angry Approach

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    December 1, 2012 by lucieromarin

    Alas! If you are going to move in Catholics circles, you are going to hear lots of other people’s thoughts …
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