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St. Gelasius Letter to Emperor Anastasius

Letter of Pope Gelasius to Emperor Anastasius on the superiority of the spiritual over temporal power: The pope’s view of the natural superiority of the spiriitual over the temporal power finds a clear expression the following remarkable letter of Gelasius… Continue Reading →

Love Requires Truth

In our current culture, people often view disagreement as tantamount to hate. This is certainly true of Christians that don’t affirm the LGBTQ view of sexual ethics. And while I don’t think it’s fair to label someone who expresses a… Continue Reading →

Is a Necessitous Faith a True Faith?

At a recent talk, Irish-born theologian Dr. Thomas Groome lamented that ours is a “tough time for faith”. We have moved from what he called a Transcendent Worldview, which encourages faith, to a modern Immanent Worldview, which discourages faith. He… Continue Reading →

The Perils of Contextual Theology

Christian theology is in crisis. According to theologian Peter C. Phan, forces internal and external to the Church have culminated to a point where “drastically divergent answers are given to such fundamental issues as the nature of God, the role… Continue Reading →

Sacred Versus Secular

Maintaining Society by Virtue or by Force

A sermon from 2004 on the passions that fuel a society. In the previous sermon Father speaks more on the individual. In this he speaks on the society as a whole and uses historical examples of what the society was… Continue Reading →

Be Not Afraid (Unless There’s a Really Bad Cold Going Around)

The Church Has Abandoned Her Flock

When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?” He said to him, “Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.” He said to him, “Feed my lambs.”… Continue Reading →

Spiritual Act of Communion

For those of us who aren’t able to participate in the celebration of the Mass in person. You can buy the above prayer cards here.

Pope Francis Gets Everything Wrong in Push For Global Wealth Redistribution

In a speech to the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, Pope Francis called for global wealth redistribution through taxation as a way to fight social injustice. Throughout the speech, the Pontiff made several claims that fly in the face of… Continue Reading →

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