Here is my Christmas Card for 2012. The music, poetry and pictures are NOT mine… Merry Christmas!!!
Socrates, arguably the father of ancient Philosophy, was put to death by the City of Athens in 399 BC, which is almost 2,500 years ago. Last May of this year, the New Trial of Socrates was enacted in Athens and the panel of 10 judges were split evenly on the verdict, so by default he [...]
Why are a handful of Catholic bishops and college professors wringing their hands and invoking the values of the Gospel of Jesus Christ against Paul Ryan? Simple answer: because they are adherents of the politics of the far left. To be fair, lets take a closer look at what I think the dynamic looks like [...]
Mitt Romney’s VP choice, U.S. Congressman Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, has excited the Republican base and well it should. It has also raised the immediate alarm of the Democratic rank and file in the media, which isn’t too big of a surprise, and in the Church, where it should be more of a surprise but [...]
(Recently published online at Homiletic & Pastoral Review) One of the most vexing issues facing ministers in the Church is the raging debate in … [Read More...]
On May 6, 1984, Pope John Paul II canonized the Koreans who were martyred for their faith in the 19th century. Christianity entered Korea via a … [Read More...]
The Archdiocese of Washington has released a statement addressing the selection of U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius as … [Read More...]
More religion posts
- Does Evolution disprove the reality of the One, Creator God?
- Photo of the Day – St. Alberts (Lent 2003)
- “Catholic Leaders” Speak Hive Talk
- Singing the Mass, Part Four
After watching Bill O'Reily take Richard Dawkins to task over Dawkins' new book, The Magic of Reality, I'm convinced that O'Reily has a legitimate … [Read More...]
Last week it was widely reported that Stephen Hawking, arguably the world's pre-eminent physicist, made the claim that there is no such thing as … [Read More...]
(Apologies to Thomas Howard, who wrote the book Christ the Tiger. I love that book but am more than likely going beyond what he said under that … [Read More...]
More science posts
- Is There Such a Thing as Brain Death?
- The Duality of the “Intelligent Design” Argument
- Natural Disasters and Faith in God
- Do you have a soul?