Evangelizing through the Catholic Arts

Meaning of Life from a Third Grader

Rocking ChairFinding the meaning of life – It’s what we all do from birth to death. We ask questions. We pose “what ifs” throughout our lives. Yet when we are at the end of lives, what will we regret the most? Well, the answer comes from a third grader of all people! Wise words that we should all consider, given the time we have left on this earth to find the meaning of life – the life meant for each and every one of us. This video is both inspirational and motivational. I hope that you enjoy it as much as my husband and I did. My thanks to my friend Sam Kneller for sharing it with me.

 

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Summing Up the Theological and Cardinal Virtues

Seven Virtues

For the past 21 weeks we have taken an in-depth look at the theological virtues of Faith, Hope and Charity, as well as an in-depth look at the cardinal virtues of Prudence, Temperance, Fortitude and Justice. In looking at each virtue individually we have learned what the virtue is, why we should embrace each one of them, and how we might practice them to live happier lives. We now have the basic understanding for living a virtuous life, with one more very important aspect left to discuss.

It is one thing to look at each of these seven virtues by themselves. Now it’s time to put the pieces of the puzzle together and see these virtues in a different light. Continue reading