a million reasons to go vegan for lent
Christopher White, Crux, reports that Pope Francis has received a
challenge from Genesis Butler, a 12-year old animal rights activist, to
go vegan for Lent. Will the Pope accept the challenge?
So that's why
your alarm snoozes for nine minutes
Lindsay Holmes, Huffington Post, solves the mystery of why the snooze
alarm is nine minutes long. Plus there's information on the benefits of
a good night's sleep.
African Slave Saved Generations from Smallpox
The World Health Organization declared in 1980 that smallpox had been
entirely eradicated and it remains the only infectious disease to have
ever been entirely wiped out. The story of its (smallpox) demise began
in Boston in 1721 with an African slave named Onesimus and his master,
Cotton Mather, a prominent Puritan minister.
Einstein's Brain Worked
How Stuff Works
Not only was Professor Einstein's brain studied (post-mortem) but it
also disappeared for a time.
Ecotheraphy can make you feel more grounded, allows you to have a
different perspective on life and can help you relax. What is it?
Guide to Loneliness:
How Science and Faith Can Help Us
Understand It, Grow from It, and Conquer It
Kevin Vost, Psy.D.
Rooted in ancient philosophical and Biblical wisdom, and buttressed by
modern theory and research, these pages bring you to an understanding of
the root causes of loneliness and teach you remedies— secular and
religious. The Catholic Guide to Loneliness includes scores of lessons
about loneliness from solitary monks, modern psychologists, saints like
Thomas More and Thomas Aquinas, and Christ Himself. This resource does
not promise a universal cure to the pain of loneliness. It does,
however, provide the wisdom— old and new— to unveil how our loneliness
may be aggravated by our sins and shortcomings, and how if our
loneliness is indeed unavoidable, we may bear it gracefully, indeed,
even joyfully and with much fruit for the salvation of neighbor and
ISBN: 978-1-622824-144, 176 pages, $16.95 paperback
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