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Offline GabrieltheCelt

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Quick To Anger
« on: November 05, 2011, 05:46:52 PM »
It seems as though I'm being ruled and controlled by my anger problem.  Please pray that I can eventually learn to deal with life's irritations big and small.  Thanks.
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Re: Quick To Anger
« Reply #1 on: November 05, 2011, 06:11:33 PM »
Lord have mercy! 
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Re: Quick To Anger
« Reply #2 on: November 05, 2011, 07:33:23 PM »

May the Lord have mercy upon you, my friend, and grant you strength - both physical and spiritual!
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Re: Quick To Anger
« Reply #3 on: November 05, 2011, 07:44:17 PM »
Lord have mercy!

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Re: Quick To Anger
« Reply #4 on: November 05, 2011, 07:50:33 PM »
Kyrie, eleison!

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Re: Quick To Anger
« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2011, 11:43:01 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Quick To Anger
« Reply #6 on: November 11, 2011, 02:38:07 PM »
Lord, have mercy!

I have this problem, too. Sometimes I react to a statement that I do not like, and my reaction becomes an angry one even if I did not intend it to be angry.

Indeed, like Fr. Chris once said (I don't remember, was it in our private conversation or on the OC.net forum), "when you suspect that your reaction will be angry, "sleep on it." Abstain from reacting until the next day. When I began to follow this rule, I noticed how greatly it helps me overcome my Irish temperament."
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Re: Quick To Anger
« Reply #7 on: November 11, 2011, 07:16:04 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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