Wisdom: Hokmah, Sophia, Sapiens (N) (C)
Song of Songs 8:6
Thomas Aquinas College – Wisdom
James Gavigan, Brian McCarthy, and Thomas McGovern, eds., Psalms and the Song of Solomon, The Navarre Bible (Dublin; New York: Four Courts Press; Scepter Publishers, 2003), 481.
Mind Over Matter – (N) (C)
Online Etymology Dictionary – gnostic
Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy – Gnosticism, gnostic
NC Register – “Embryonic Ensoulment,” by Jim Cosgrove
Stack Exchange – “From a Roman Catholic view, after God creates a soul, does He let the soul to choose if they want to enter a body? Can a soul refuse to be embodied?”
Church Builders (N) (C) – Man & Woman
Catechism of the Catholic Church – (CCC 390, 1712, 398, 397, 396)
The Imaginative Conservative – “Does History Repeat Itself?” by Joseph Pearce
Crisis Magazine – “True Femininity: An Interview with Alice von Hildebrand,” by Kimberly Cook
NC Register – “Remembering Lily,” by Michael Warsaw
Marg Mowczko – “A Suitable Helper, in Hebrew; A Narrow View,” by Marg Mowczko
Hebrew Word Lessons – “Helper: defining the EZER woman”
Catholic Straight Answers – “How do Catholics Understand the Creation Account?”
“‘… and which is worst of all, continual fear, and danger of violent death; and the life of man, solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short’,” Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan, (i. xiii. 9); 1651.
“Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, Or what’s a heaven for?” — Robert Browning, Men and Women,
“Andrea del Sarto” [line 98. Men and Women (1855), Source: Men and Women and Other Poems]
*Tugboat Challenge: Short Answers
Church Builders (T)
Our Lady of Fatima:
Our Lady and St. Joseph are models for Catholic marriage. Their marriage day has been observed on various dates throughout history, but January 23 is the date currently in use.