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Deacon Michael Bickerstaff, Integrated Catholic Life, Jan. 24, 2021
Deacon Michael Bickerstaff is the Editor in chief and co-founder of the The Integrated Catholic Life.™
An oppressive darkness has settled upon the United States of America. Forty-eight years ago, on January 22, 1973, the Supreme Court of the United States “legalized” abortion on demand and this country has never recovered from the damage inflicted on our moral fiber as tens of millions of children have been sacrificed on the “altar of self” out of expediency and delusion.
St. Paul asks us in First Corinthians, “Do you not know that you are the temple of God, and that the Spirit of God dwells in you?”
Do we know this? I wonder.
Out of His infinite Goodness, God made you and He made me. He has great plans for each of us. He made us for Himself and set us apart to be holy as He is Holy. He is a Father; He wants the very best for His children. Because He loves us so much, the Blessed Trinity—Father, Son and Holy Spirit—dwells within our spiritual soul which is the form of the body. That is why St. Paul can ask us if we realize that we are temples of God.
The Prevailing Culture of Our Times…
We live in a time when this beautiful truth is totally obscured by a culture that is concerned only with self. …