Pursuing Happiness in the New Year

We have it on good authority that God has ordered all things wisely. And, on the same authority, that he works in mysterious ways. As Josef Pieper reminds us, a mystery is something we know in part. What then do we know about the wisdom with which God governs our world? A good place toContinue reading “Pursuing Happiness in the New Year”

A New Contagion for a New Year?

From A Christmas Carol: It is a fair, even-handed, noble adjustment of things, that while there is infection in disease and sorrow, there is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good-humour. Charles Dickens As Richard Gunderman explains, this classic tale teaches us the source of true joy. “To really live, itContinue reading “A New Contagion for a New Year?”