The Lure Of The Mind Fighting Against The Lure Of The Members – Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen
No news flash here: we are driven by our compulsions.
We constantly act upon urges to acquire, possess, and cling to the pleasures of the mind (such as knowledge and truth), the body (such as food and sex), and the things of this world (such as money and security).
Of course, none of these God-implanted compulsions are problematic, in and of themselves. In fact, each plays some role in our human and spiritual advancement as we come to discover and learn about ourselves, our relationships, and our Creator