Monthly Archives: January 2017

Honor Thy Father and Mother

picture from Wikimedia Commons Overview Sketch from Wikipedia “Honour thy father and thy mother” is one of the Ten Commandments in the Hebrew Bible. The commandment is generally regarded in Protestant and Jewish sources as the fifth in both the … Continue reading

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Gratitude

Summary Sketch from Wikipedia Gratitude, thankfulness, or gratefulness is the proper, fitting or called-for response to benefits or beneficence from a benefactor. The experience of gratitude has historically been a focus of several world religions.[1] It has also been a … Continue reading

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Saint Teresa of Avila

Biographical Sketch from Wikipedia Saint Teresa of Ávila, also called Saint Teresa of Jesus, baptized as Teresa Sánchez de Cepeda y Ahumada (28 March 1515 – 4 October 1582), was a prominent Spanish mystic, Roman Catholic saint, Carmelite nun and author … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Kallistos Ware

Biographical Sketch from Wikipedia (born Timothy Ware on 11 September 1934) is an English bishop within the Eastern Orthodox Church under the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople and one of the best-known contemporary Eastern Orthodox theologians. From 1982 he has held … Continue reading

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Abraham Harold Maslow

Biographical Sketch from Wikipedia (April 1, 1908 – June 8, 1970) was an American psychologist who was best known for creating Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, a theory of psychological health predicated on fulfilling innate human needs in priority, culminating in self-actualization.[2] … Continue reading

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