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A Catholic may sin and sin as badly as anyone else; but no genuine Catholic ever denies he is a sinner. A Catholic wants his sins forgiven, not excused or sublimated. Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen (via confessionsofsomeoneanonymous)

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Adam Ciemniewski (Polish,1866-1915)

Wacław Bernard Szczeblewski (Polish, 1888-1965)

Wacław Bernard Szczeblewski (Polish, 1888-1965)
I keep coming back to this movie. So…French.


Nuns walk with civil rights protesters in Selma, Alabama.

I would not want to mess with these nuns.

Last I checked, one ought not mess with any nuns

BANDO Tamasaburo, Kabuki actor
People have fallen into a foolish habit of speaking of orthodoxy as something heavy, humdrum, and safe. There never was anything so perilous or so exciting as orthodoxy. It was sanity: and to be sane is more dramatic than to be mad. G. K. Chesterton (via clockocean)

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2 mosaics from the church of Porta-Panagia, in Pyli Trikala..the place where I come from :) The church and the mosaics are really spectacullar and dated back to 1285 AD; unique in greece cos they re placed opposite to the traditional byzantine/orthodox way.Christ on the left and Mary on the right.