The Raphael Remedy

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Are You Suffering from Internalized Anger?

Are You Suffering from Internalized Anger?

Angry feelings and aggressive behavior do not necessarily indicate a problem with anger.  Anger is a normal and healthy emotion of an instinctive signal that something may be wrong to incite us to act quickly in negative situations.  Healthy anger usually causes effective change.

What is a Secure Attachment in a Healthy Relationship?

What is a Secure Attachment in a Healthy Relationship?

Our Catholic faith teaches us that marriage is a Sacrament, meaning that there is actual grace in a Sacramental marriage.  This grace is what assists husbands and wives to live out marriage joyfully, sacrificially, and lovingly.  However, we are still Fallen creatures so even with the grace present in a Sacramental marriage we suffer from concupiscence, the propensity towards selfishness and sin, which causes us to wound each other.

But How Can You Respect a Man When…?

In a previous article, I made the point that women need to respect men for who they are and not wait until they “earn it”.  A question posed to me in reply is a good one and worthy of consideration.  How do you respect a man who, by his own actions, or serious omissions, has lost your respect, or worse, earned your disrespect?