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The sanguine temperament - “Let’s do things the fun way.”

sanguineA person of sanguine temperament has quick and strong reactions to just about anything, although they’re short in duration and easily forgotten.  This is one of the extroverted temperaments.

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Introduction to the temperaments

4 temperaments We are all born with distinct personality traits and certain tendencies that affect our reactions and choices in life. Whatever temperament you have, it’s important to remember that it’s the one God gave you and the one He knows and expects you to get to Heaven with...

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Spiritual Growth (Part I)

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As the Apostle grows closer to his Divine Master, he grows in virtue and his love becomes manifest in his generosity, in his sacrifice, and his abandonment in God.

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Passions

Passions Well-channeled passions are like the motor of our life.  They are behind the greatest achievements in this world.

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Custodians of beauty

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What artists create has the ability to be beautiful and brilliantly inspiring... with that comes a great responsibility.

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Roses or thorns?

3 types of prayerHow many times have you chased after something you thought would make you happy? How many alluring scents of “roses” have seduced you and, in the end, turned out to be thorns of disappointment and sorrow?

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2 Types of “pray-ers”

3 types of prayer
The state of our spiritual life and maturity is reflected in the importance we give to our life of prayer.

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Do you like worms?

worms If I added up all the time I spend worrying about my physical appearance and my physical health, I bet it would be a lot more than all the time and importance I put into cultivating virtues in my soul...

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Feelings

emoji We don’t cause our feelings and we can’t avoid them either, but we can let ourselves be led by them or not.

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What are you looking for?

search Instead of letting your mind wander, think about stupid things, or worry about things that you can’t change, set your mind on Christ, Mary, the angels, the saints…. Until your entire day can turn into a continual dialogue with Heaven.

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Feelings, imagination, and passions

feelings Our feelings, our imagination, and our passions affect our behavior and our own particular way of being.

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Upside down

Upside down Don’t conform to the mentality of this world. Maybe you don’t know what God wants, but you should be ready and willing for whatever it may be! If you let yourself be led by Him, He will lead you where He wants.

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Get training!

Katie Ledecky Behind every saint is a life of intense prayer and some serious training.  So, wanna be holy?  Get training!

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Save their honor

honor Do I try to save other people’s honor? Do I act in such a way that helps others avoid sin... by not bringing up certain topics of conversation, by not encouraging others to complain, by how I dress, by my gestures…?

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Widen your horizons

horizons “Whoever doesn’t understand that they are helped by God will not have courage and strength for great things.” – St Teresa of Avila

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Ability to love

ability to love The ability to love is the ability to give of oneself to another, of totally and unconditionally surrendering oneself to the other. 

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Learn to accessorize (Part II)

acceorizeII God dressed all of creation with His glory when He created the universe. He dressed my soul with the infinite beauty of His grace when I was baptized. Do I keep this beauty safe? Do I adorn my soul and make it grow in beauty, or do I destroy its beauty with my vices, sins, bad habits, laziness, selfishness?

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