Now the serpent was more subtle than any of the beasts of the earth which the Lord God made. And he said to the woman: Why hath God commanded you, that you should not eat of every tree of paradise?2And the woman answered him, saying: Of the fruit of the trees that are in paradise we do eat: 3But of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst of paradise, God hath commanded us... More
I wrote last week about the importance of supporting the Church’s institutional presence.
To paraphrase Archbishop Timothy Dolan of New York (and others), the institutional Church reveals the incarnated aspect of our faith: we are called to be the hands and feet of Jesus, the Body of Christ in the world today.
One such institution that is vital in today’s culture is the Pontifical John... More
I’ve refrained from getting into this debate because I have friends whom I respect on both sides of the discussion, and because I haven’t had the time to fully educate myself on the dispute. EWTN News/CNA has a good snapshot of the situation:
Author and speaker Christopher West has ended his six-month sabbatical, saying he has come to see “a need for greater balance in my life.” He... More