Tag Archives: Christianity

New Evangelization and the Human Desire for Christ

Yesterday we began meditating upon strategies of evangelization as we find them in the Acts of the Apostles. We considered how it was the desire for the salvation of the jailer’s soul that kept Paul and Silas in prison, for even when the doors had been opened by the angel, they did not leave. So… Read More »

Young Catholics perform traditional Christmas carol during a pre-Christmas gathering

Bangladeshi young Catholics perform traditional Christmas carol during a pre-Christmas gathering at Tejgaon, … central part of capital Dhaka on Dec. 16, 2017. Christmas carol in Bangladesh derived from Hindu religious and devotional music traditions. Nearly half of Bangladesh’s estimated 600,000 Christians (majority of them Catholics) converted to Christianity from lower caste Hindu groups since… Read More »

India / Orissa: “They will never give in…”

Sister Kiran and Sister Sarojini get ready for another long day of work. They belong to the religious order of the Society of Jesus, Mary and Joseph. Nothing can disturb them during their morning prayer – not even the lingering smell of smoke – a grim reminder of August of 2008. Back then this Catholic… Read More »

Bishop Barron on Leaving The Church

[Music] we’re an article just last week in the most recent commonweal magazine by kathleen caveny who teaches at notre dame university and to me it was a latest in a disturbing trend that i’ve seen in the catholic commentariat namely to treat the church in a kind of Cavalier manner as though it’s one… Read More »

Catholic Answers Live TV | Season 1 | Episode 6

Welcome to the G.K. Chesterton Studio. I’m Cy Kellett, and I get to sit right here at this desk each weekday to host Catholic Answers Live. I’m joined by some of the best apologists, theologians, and ministers you’ll find anywhere, as they respond to caller questions about Catholic life and faith. Today, we’d like to… Read More »

Catholic Church Flip-Flop: Unborn Fetuses AREN’T People?

catholic church is always going to on and on and on and on about the sanctity of life and budget big concepts about you know cells and and uh… sperm are people and all that stuff the sanctity of life in the the start of collide the conception you know all that stuff loads well-aware… Read More »

The Catholic Church – Builder of Civilization, Episode 11: Origins of International Law

We’ve heard a great deal over the years about the terrible demographic tragedy that struck the peoples of the New World in the Age of Discovery, but who were the greatest and most outspoken critics of the abuses of the natives? Catholic theologians. Let’s talk about this issue today on The Catholic Church: Builder of… Read More »

The Catholic Church – Builder of Civilization, Episode 12: Anti-Catholic Atrocities

Today we’r e going to observe Western civilization turning against its own builders. We’r e going to look at some of the forgotten episodes of martyrdom in the modern period. So join me for stories of tragedy and her oism today on The Catholic Church: Builder of Civilization. (music) Welcome to The Catholic Church: Builder… Read More »

The Catholic Church – Builder of Civilization, Episode 4: The Galileo Case

Thomas: The Galileo case, does it really prove that the Church was an enemy of science? What really happened in the Galileo incident? Let’s look at it today on The Catholic Church: Builder of Civilization. (music) Thomas: Welcome to The Catholic Church: Builder of Civilization. I’m Thomas Woods. Today we’r e taking on the difficult… Read More »