Lent, the preparation for the passion and resurrection of our Lord, is starting this Wednesday. In a similar manner, we are called to die to ourselves and rise again with Him. “Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting?” (1 Cor 15:55) With this in mind, for this Lent and Easter I decided … Continue reading You were made for greatness
I was 9 years old when my father took me to the movies to watch 'The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring'. I had the pleasure of sharing my first watch just with him, which became one of the most precious memories of my childhood. It is probably the most impacting movie … Continue reading The Call to Adventure
We are drawing closer and closer to celebrating Christmas, the day that Christ came into the Earth. Many use this date as an excuse to get together and eat, drink and be merry, which in and of itself is not wrong. However it is easy to miss what is the true source of joy on … Continue reading A foolish Christmas
Where do you feel at home? Home is not necessarily just a place. Where do you feel at home? Is it with your friends? Is it with your loved ones, with your family? Is it with your spouse, or maybe with the one you hope will become your spouse? Is it before the Blessed Sacrament? … Continue reading Home
“The only great tragedy in life is not to become a saint.” - Leon Bloy Sometimes you don't need to say much to tell much. "Edina resnična tragedija v življenju je, da ne bi postal svetnik." - Leon Bloy Včasih ni treba veliko reči, da veliko poveš. "La única tragedia en la vida es no … Continue reading A quote worth thinking about
These last few days I've been talking to some friends, about our everyday worries, anxieties and temptations. Sometimes we try hard, we put much effort into a particular endeavor or battle, but not much improves. We lose hope because they yield little results. At the sight of our insufficiency and unmet expectations, we start putting … Continue reading Don’t sell yourself short
Welcome! I'm a philosophy student, a practicing Catholic active in youth ministry, who is looking to grow in his faith and understanding. This blog will be composed of short reflections on various topics (with a Slovene and Spanish translation in each post), from Bible readings to the occasional longer philosophical review on different movies, books … Continue reading The quest begins!