good decisions

A wise old man's face with glasses
When I was working in the Amazon in South America, we had a lot of people come in to us with eye problems. Many of them just had simple things like short- or long-sightedness and we could help them with eyeglasses. Doubtless for good genetic reasons, there was one particular Amerindian tribe – the Wapisana – who had a very high prevalence of presbyopia – long-sightedness in old age. And that meant that in that whole tribe, almost no-one over the age of thirty could see within hand-distance. And...
An approach to making decisions Video of hJ7W5ldFqFM St Ignatius developed his Spiritual Exercises to help us make good decisions. The process helps us to become more sensitive to the action of God in our lives.God’s desire for each one of us is that we should be at peace and joyful.  St Ignatius described this as being in a state of consolation - feeling that we are in the right place and doing the right thing.We know from Christian teaching and everyday experience that what...