Two famed Palestinian nuns were recently declared saints by Pope Francis in Rome. So, how does one become a saint? Manbeing a role model, renouncing material possessions and, above all, being devoted to y religions have saints, and across the board they usually show similar characteristics – like God. But Roman Catholicism in particular has… Read More »
Ben: Hello, I’m Ben Wattenberg, Pope John Paul II believes he is battling for the souls of America’s Catholics, can his austere moral vision triumph over America’s wide-open culture. Joining us to sort through the conflict and the consensus are Michael Novak of the American Enterprise Institute and winner of the 1994 Templeton prize in… Read More »
On October 31, 1992, the Roman Catholic Church admitted it had been wrong to condemn Galileo Galilei for promoting the Copernican astronomical theory. After a 13 year investigation into the persecution of Galileo that led to his official condemnation in 1633, Pope John Paul II rectified a wrong that forced the Italian astronomer and physicist… Read More »
Jesus Christ, the Perfect Lamb of God Jesus Christ, our Savior and God Jesus Christ, our future Judge Jesus Christ, our Eternal High Priest Jesus Christ, the Alpha and Omega Bishop St Ignatious of Antioch first used the word “Catholic” as speaking of the authority of the Church, founded by Jesus Christ.
Did you know that our secular government funds almost half the 3.9-billion-dollar budget of the supposedly religious Catholic Charities USA? An official Church nonprofit network, they do a lot of great work. They run soup kitchens feeding millions of people, house the homeless, provide disaster relief, clothing, and much, much more. But while helping the… Read More »
The DaVinci Code, which is one of the best-selling books of modern time, brought attention to a little known Catholic institution – Opus Dei. But many would argue that the book negatively and falsely portrays the real intentions of the institution. So what is Opus Dei really like? Opus Dei means, “work of God” in… Read More »