I’m planning a live tutorial on methods of prayer and meditation. I’m not sure how I’ll execute it yet but as a starting point (possibly permanently) I’ll be doing this only for my Substack subscribers. […]
Love well. Change the world
Have we lost the basic understanding of the nature and power of Love?
Is Joe Biden Catholic? “Yes”!
This is a question that has been discussed before Joe Biden, and will continue to be debated for the next four years of President Biden’s administration, and beyond. The question: Can we say that Joe Biden is a Catholic, given his vocal and active rejection of a core teachings of the Catholic faith—namely, and perhaps among other things, the Church’s teaching on abortion?
Coronavirus From a Catholic Perspective
How should Catholics—and all Christians—live out these days of the Coronavirus pandemic?
When a Lie Becomes a Teaching Tool
A priest has apologized for “hurtful” remarks about Islam. But was he correct to reference Catholic “teaching” in his apology?
Church Revises Teaching on the Death Penalty (sort of)
As reported by CNA today, The Church is revising what the Catechism says about the Catholic Church’s teaching on the death penalty. Whereas the current version of paragraph 2267 of the Catechism states “Assuming that […]
Joy and Thanksgiving
Joy and thanksgiving seem like corny, melodramatic words. But they have a deep and rich importance in our human experience, and it’s important to grow in our understanding of them, and to express them in […]
The Ongoing Problem of the Bishops of Germany
To my genuine shock and surprise, the Holy Father has rejected a proposal by German bishops to allow Protestant spouses in inter-demoninational marriages to receive holy Communion. The global Church dodged a bullet on that […]
The NY Daily News: Secular Liberal Propaganda that Opposes Life
This cover of the NY Daily News really got under my skin. “They do royal weddings. We do school kids’ funerals.” Really? Where was the Daily News when a baby named Alfie Evans was basically […]
You Need God’s Mercy. Ask for it!
Maybe you’re not a Church-goer. Maybe you just never find the time, or you don’t think it’s too important. Maybe you believe in God, but not in religion. There are a bunch of reasons why […]
Be Like Jesus
What’s the secret to self mastery, and being a solid human person? Be like Jesus! Here’s how.