The Latte Times

Words are the cream to my coffee.



They’re different-

Single Laity: Giving yourself wholly to God and His work on Earth.

Religious Life: Giving yourself wholly to God and His Church.

Married Life: Giving yourself wholly to God, your spouse, and your family.

But equal-

Single Laity: Using your gifts fully in order to bring others to God.

Religious Life: Using your gifts fully in order to bring others to God.

Married Life: Using your gifts fully in order to bring others to God.

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Ready for the Weekend and Lots of Iced Coffee

“Many of my ardent admirers would be roundly shocked and disturbed if they realized that everything I believe is thoroughly moral, thoroughly Catholic, and that it is these beliefs that give my work its chief characteristics.” ~Flannery O’Connor

Summer Old-Fashioned Cocktail



In the South, we like our peaches in everything from dessert to on the grill, so why not with our whiskey as well?


Here’s how you can put a summer twist on your Old-Fashioned:
Shout out and thanks to Garden & Gun for the inspiration.

Here’s what you need:
1. Whiskey of choice. We…

It is Jesus that you seek when you dream of happiness; He is waiting for you when nothing else you find satisfies you; He is the beauty to which you are so attracted; it is He who provoked you with that thirst for fullness that will not let you settle for compromise; it is He who urges you to shed the masks of a false life; it is He who reads in your heart your most genuine choices, the choices that others try to stifle. It is Jesus who stirs in you the desire to do something great with your lives, the will to follow an ideal, the refusal to allow yourselves to be ground down by mediocrity, the courage to commit yourselves humbly and patiently to improving yourselves and society, making the world more human and more fraternal
- St John Paul II
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i want this + a book i don’t have to write a paper on