Feminism Is a Sin Against Children

Originally posted on Resting in Apricity:

In a sermon about our knowledge through Natural Law of how women differ from men and the obligations that follow, the Thomist Fr. Chad Ripperger makes a very important statement that modern women need to face. It is truly sickening to see the amount of otherwise conservative Catholic women who refuse to confront the obvious obligation we have to stay home. Exceptional personalities, abilities, and “aspirations” (i.e., selfishness) are ultimately accidental; this bears upon every one of us.

The child has a moral right to this intellectual formation. The fulfillment of this right is incumbent on the woman to stay home unless it’s absolutely necessary. This is a divinely established task for the woman, that is, taking care of children. . . . The husband has a right that the woman fulfill her domestic responsibilities; he has to work, and therefore he cannot take care of the home and of the children…

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My Book List

Originally posted on Finer Femininity:

iphone Jan 19, 2014 032Some of my best friends are books. :)

A good book is like a fine companion who pours forth its treasures and lightens your days, strengthens your heart and inspires you to grow!

The worth of a book is to be measured by what you can carry away from it. ~James Bryce

I put together this list of books that have especially helped me through the years. I have read much more than these…many, many books. Looking at my bookshelves you see that they are bursting….and this is only half of them. :)IMG_2866

All good books are special but the following books are extra-special. They stand out among the rest.

I know I have not thought of all of them and I may add to this list as I go along.

Some of the books that are on personal development may be a little controversial for you. I put them…

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Modesty? What’s the Big Deal?

Originally posted on Finer Femininity:

A young man reveals his thoughts on why girls and women need to dress modestly. I thought this was very good and something you can share with the young ladies in your life. Thanks to this young man for taking the time out to share with others and spread the good news about modesty!

The following link goes to a blog that your girls may like to look at. She is not Catholic but I think she does a good job in promoting modesty in a vibrant and enthusiastic way. Her outfits are fun to look at and you can get some good ideas.  It is called Fresh Modesty and you can click here to find it. She also has a sewing blog and you can find it here.

We need support in going against the flow so it’s good to have the girls (and ladies) get inspired by different…

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