Category Archives: Vocation

  1. In Which I am Forced to Reconsider Married People, Americans and Trads

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    September 17, 2013 by lucieromarin

    I’m gobsmacked. See, there are some things I just don’t expect of the blogosphere: I don’t expect to meet my …
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  2. Positions Vacant

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    September 7, 2013 by lucieromarin

    So, you’re building a new life. What to aspire to? It’s not only the secular world that can define ‘success’ …
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  3. How Shall We Survive the Winter?

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    September 1, 2013 by lucieromarin

    First day of spring! So, I’ve been thinking about the winter, especially as it appears in two books I read …
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  4. Have You Tried Prayer?

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    August 13, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Seraphic shared the story of a reader told two astounding things at a Theology on Tap meeting. The first was …
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  5. Pot-Pourri

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    July 27, 2013 by lucieromarin

    A miscellany today: So, you know this ‘spiritual motherhood of/for priests’ business, and the way it seems odd that men …
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  6. That No One Dates You Doesn’t Mean You’re Called to Spiritual Motherhood!

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    July 25, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Having reached the age at which confessors no longer advise me to storm Heaven with prayers for a spouse, and …
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  7. Gypsy Motherhood; Spiritual Motherhood

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    May 12, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Gypsy motherhood is not often discussed in Catholic circles – presumably because it is not so much a theological concept …
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  8. In Which We Rewrite Everyone’s Vocation Discernment Programmes

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    May 9, 2013 by lucieromarin

    It’s easy to resent those who give one a disappointing formation, especially where vocation is involved. However, I’ve come to …
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  9. Unhelpful Lines Part 2

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    March 23, 2013 by lucieromarin

    1. Our love is so great it has given rise to a new life… This, and its many variants, appears …
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  10. Let’s Not Use These Again – Unhelpful Questions and Comments

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    March 19, 2013 by lucieromarin

    1. When are you going to have a baby? If you want to help married Catholics end up as roadkill, …
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