Tag Archives: Religion

America has outgrown its ‘Judeo-Christian’ label. What’s next? | Eboo Patel

When I go to college campuses, one of the ways I like to open my talk is I say, when the Mayflower Pilgrims landed on the eastern seaboard and they approached Plymouth Rock, they dusted it off, they saw etched on the stone the words, “Judeo-Christian nation.” And there’ll be a long pause, and all… Read More »

The Essential Difference between the Protestant and Roman Catholic Views of Assurance

Here is the embodiment and summary of what had generally been taught in the Middle Ages but it had never been officially defined that God loves the lovely. “For God to love you, you need to become a different person. You are not loved because of the external righteousness of Christ imputed to you. You… Read More »

Do You Think Science & Religion Can Coexist? | Earth Your While w/ Zach Anner

The Catholic Church May Owe Abuse Victims Another $4 Billion

The Catholic Church is going to have to open up its checkbook thanks to new laws allowing victims to sue predator priests and the institutions that protected them. After decades of living with trauma, there may finally be justice. But to make any sense of this, let’s talk about why some victims have not sued… Read More »

A Prophetic Message to an Ungodly Nation (Jeremiah)

Now I told you a couple of weeks ago that we had finished the New Testament. It doesn’t mean I’ll never go back there again. I will. I have some plans to. But the natural assumption is that we’re going to take a look at the Old Testament. And I do have some plans for… Read More »

Prayer of a Suffering Church: Catholics on the Abuse Crisis

I remember when the scandal hit the news this one time. My friend texted me. She’s like, I can’t go to church anymore. I didn’t know how to answer because I didn’t want to go to church, but I — at the same time These are the moments we need God. When the abuse crisis… Read More »

Confronting the Church’s Crisis

– Good evening everybody, and welcome to the Berkley Center Confronting The Church’s Sexual Abuse Scandal and Crisis. It’s a great honor for me to welcome you on behalf of all of the colleagues here at the Berkley Center at Georgetown University. My name is Father Gerard McGlone, I’m a senior research fellow here at… Read More »