The Church is a community that forms a life-giving stream that has its source in the sacrifice of Jesus on the Cross, runs through the eons of time, and carries us to the Communion of the Saints in heaven.
it occurred to me that Josie prayed with the “words of God”….
St. Anselm went from faith and from prayer to reason in a sort of existential continuum. But there is no reason that one cannot take his proof and step up by the use of reason alone to see that it is reasonable to believe in God, and then from that threshold to take the further step further by an act of faith and prayer.
External silence is easy. Internal silence is hard to maintain.We live in a very noisy world.
if you care seriously about living authentic Catholic social teaching and social justice in the United States of America then you must vote for Mitt Romney….
“Four virtues play a pivotal role and accordingly are called ‘cardinal’; all the others are grouped around them. They are prudence, justice, fortitude and temperance” ….
There is no moral or rational posturing that can justify a Catholic or other person of good will in not supporting Mitt Romney for president….
True Devotion to Mary leads Mary’s devotees to imitate her virtues, particularly, her virtue of profound humility
McKeon, now 81, spoke with Register correspondent Trent Beattie about his long history in and appreciation for what he calls a kid’s game.
God loves each one of us as much as he loves the Blessed Virgin Mary. That is why Jesus said, “For whoever does the will of my heavenly Father is my brother, and sister, and mother”