“It’s not all about you!” Except, it sort of is. You are there every minute of your day. Everywhere you go, there you are. Who stars in all your dreams? You again.
Yet, detaching from self is mandatory for holiness. It is our life-long task, to get over ourselves by following Jesus whose life, death, and resurrection were all about us. Here are ten ways to help with that task.
1) Look at a crucifix and meditate on Christ’s Passion. During a Lenten retreat several years ago, Msgr. Chad Gion of Spirit of Life church spoke on “Holy Forgetfulness” and recommended looking to the cross. He presented pride as not just thinking we are better than others, but the problem of a...READ MORE