The problem: women are going their own way. An easy way to see how women are going their own way: See how they dress. In the bad old days, women dressed well — but commonly said they dressed “to please myself” with nice hair (curls, perms, etc.), stockings or pantyhose, make-up, staying ten pounds under … Continue reading Quotage.
Zeta made a comment about fasting. I would agree: intermittent fasting does help, Concentrating of the word and prayer, however, help more. I'd add that the Orthodox, who still keep the calendar of feasts and fasts, have some wisdom behind this practice, for it forces discipline on all. Though such traditions are not necessary for … Continue reading A defense of traditions.