Theology

June 14, 2013

Snowden, Lerner, and the Sin of Bearing False Witness

Two government acronyms are forever tainted by scandal. First, the revelations of malfeasance and corruption within the IRS destroyed whatever last remnants of goodwill that agency
June 21, 2013

Science Delves Further Into the Depths of the Riches of the Wisdom of God

I love the question, “How is science compatible with faith in God?” It’s like asking, “How can you believe in art criticism and that Michelangelo really
June 24, 2013

What the Church Does (and Doesn’t) Teach About Persons with SSA

A recent news story provides some good lessons for Catholics (and all Christians) as we prepare to talk about marriage and the Supreme Court, a debate
June 28, 2013

Do You Have Common Sense? Clearly, You Should Be Catholic

An Open Letter to People With Common Sense: You have seen the news. The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned what so many of us supported (way
June 30, 2013

Top 10 Awkward Facts About the Atheist Monument

Atheists unveiled a monument next to a Ten Commandments monument in Florida. The group that built it plans to put up 50 more nationwide. 1. A
July 5, 2013

Top 15 Quotes From the Pope’s New Enyclical “Lumen Fidei”

So here are my top 15 favorite quotes! I hope reading this encourages you to read the entire encyclical, either online or as a downloadable PDF.
July 12, 2013

Love, Lies, and Bigotry: A Sorting

I’m not loving. Nor is the Catholic Church. We’re both chock-full of hate and intolerance, lacking equally in understanding and compassion. Or, at least, that’s what
July 16, 2013

Two Priests Respond to Emily Stimpson’s Open Letter

[We’re excited to post two responses by priests to Emily Stimpson’s open letter to priests and bishops where she explained what she feels Catholics need from
July 18, 2013

Foolproof Advice for Improving Your Love Life (With Pictures)

Apparently, the Google Internet Information Matrix thinks my love life needs some help. Daily my inbox is flooded with emails peddling solutions to dating woes, commitment