Day 246 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on the Seven Spiritual Works of Mercy (Part I)

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 – Welcome back! In this set of Super Basic Primers we are going to finish off the overarching discussion of Works of Mercy by focusing on the specific Seven Spiritual Works of Mercy. Again, why do we need Works of Mercy? To satisfy (eliminate) the temporal punishment of sin. Here is Read More

Day 245 – Tiny Break Day

Monday, November 16, 2020 – Whew! We made it through all seven of the Corporal Works of Mercy. We need to move on to the Spiritual Works of Mercy, but Mrs. Flusche needs a tiny break to catch up with some home tasks. Catch y’all tomorrow with another round of super basic primers! Sancte Ioseph, Read More

Day 244 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on the Seven Corporal Works of Mercy (Part VIII)

Sunday, November 15, 2020 – The last Corporal Work of Mercy! Yes, dear readers, we have made it to the end. Today we will be talking about the most appropriate Corporal Work of Mercy for the month of November: to bury the dead. Here is what Bishop Morrow says: Which are the chief corporal works Read More

Day 243 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on the Seven Corporal Works of Mercy (Part VII)

Saturday, November 14, 2020 – Good news, everyone! There are only two left in the seven Corporal Works of Mercy. Today we will cover: to ransom the captive (AKA free the imprisoned). Remember a couple of days ago when I mentioned offhandedly that Bishop Morrow had a slightly different order than how I listed them? Read More

Day 242 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on the Seven Corporal Works of Mercy (Part VI)

Friday, November 13, 2020 – Oh my! Well, yesterday I got a little long-winded and preachy. I am not promising that will not happen again… Anyhoo, let’s get back to our discussion of the seven Corporal Works of Mercy. Today we will be discussing: to visit the sick. Naturally, we will start with Bishop Morrow: Read More

Day 241 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on the Seven Corporal Works of Mercy (Part V)

Thursday, November 12, 2020 – WOW! We are flying through these. YAY! On to number four (or five, depending on how you order them) of our seven Corporal Works of Mercy: to harbor the harborless (AKA shelter the homeless). Did you notice that there were two names? I promise that I am not covering two Read More

Day 240 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on the Seven Corporal Works of Mercy (Part IV)

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 – Onward to the third installment of the seven Corporal Works of Mercy: to clothe the naked. Here is what the good Bishop Morrow has to say: Which are the chief corporal works of mercy? – The chief corporal works of mercy are seven:…3. To clothe the naked.—Many make a practice Read More

Day 239 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on the Seven Corporal Works of Mercy (Part III)

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 – Okie dokie, readers! Today we are going to delve into the second of the seven Corporal Works of Mercy: to give drink to the thirsty. As always, let’s crack open Bishop Morrow and see what he has to say on the matter: Which are the chief corporal works of mercy? Read More

Day 238 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on the Seven Corporal Works of Mercy (Part II)

Monday, November 9, 2020 – Today we will be diving into our first of the seven Corporal Works of Mercy: to feed the hungry. Again, these seem super easy and straightforward, but given our current state of the Union, it would do us some good to see what Bishop Morrow has to say in My Read More

Day 237 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on the Seven Corporal Works of Mercy (Part I)

Sunday, November 8, 2020 – Welcome to another round of super basic primers! In this set we are going to be discussing the Corporal Works of Mercy. We will eventually get to the Spiritual Works of Mercy, but I like to start with the “tangible” side because I find that people tend to “get” them Read More