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Matt D’Antuono
 
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We can choose what we think about, what our mind becomes, and we can constantly turn our hearts and minds back to God.
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If there is a war, it is only between people who wield caricatures of science and religion.
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God uses beauty and allows tragedy to break through to our core and give us new life.
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Our purpose is to become most fully ourselves, to reach our full potential and to thrive. The meaning of life is love, from God and through us.
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The fashionable doctrine of “spiritual but not religious” condemns every religious doctrine but its own.
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Don’t lock yourself in a little chamber. Live a life of encounter.
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The true love of God necessarily includes the love of suffering.
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The Crucifixion shows us most clearly what true love looks like.
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Whether people like it or not, the Catholic Church is beautiful.
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Even while I was still Protestant, I realized that Purgatory was possible — and even likely.
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The Mona Lisa is great, even if for no other reason, because it was made by a great man.
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This letter is a feast of inspiration and beauty. What else would you expect from St. Augustine?
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I used to see the Blessed Virgin Mary as a problem. Now I see her as a problem solver, the untier of knots.
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“In Christ's Passion we see the fulfillment of this mission when, before an unjust sentence, he bears witness to the truth, remaining faithful to the law of love.” —Pope Benedict XVI
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The house of the human person has been divided against itself, soul against body
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It is as persons, with intellect and will, that we are created in the image of God.
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The shocking claim of Christianity is that God Himself became one of us.
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The great books are our primary means of encountering great people.
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St. Francis de Sales and the Paradox of Loving God Enough
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“The task of interpreting the Word of God authentically has been entrusted solely to the Magisterium of the Church, that is, to the Pope and to the bishops in communion with him.” (CCC 100)
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Nothing in life is more important than a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
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When one man faces another, deep calls unto deep.
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It is a grave mistake to live only in the cramped space of a single idea or pleasure.
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The Bread beyond price comes freely from the same source as every other good and perfect gift: the heart of God.
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“Respect for the human person entails respect for the rights that flow from his dignity as a creature.” (CCC 1930)
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“It is a heresy in sacred love to make choice among God’s commandments, which to observe, and which to violate.”
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Nothing in life is more important than a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
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“I would like to say that I have invented a new religion. In this religion I worship my big toe.”
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Make God the beginning of truth, and everything else is illuminated.
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“Faith and reason are like two wings on which the human spirit rises to the contemplation of truth.” —Pope St. John Paul II
Matt D’Antuono

Matt D’Antuono is a physics teacher in New Jersey, where he lives with his wife and seven children. He holds bachelor’s degrees in physics and philosophy, a master’s degree in special education, and is working on a master’s degree in philosophy at Holy Apostles in Cromwell, Connecticut. He returned to the Catholic Church in 2008. He is the author of A Fool’s Errand: A Brief, Informal Introduction to Philosophy for Young Catholics, The Wiseguy and the Fool and Philosophy Fridays. On YouTube you can find him at DonecRequiescat and his family at MisterD418.