Tag Archives: theology

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 »

Luther: The Life and Legacy of the German Reformer (Full Documentary)

COOPER: Hi, I’m Barry Cooper, the host of the documentary “Luther”. We’re coming up on another anniversary of that definitive moment when Martin Luther nailed his Ninety-Five Theses to the Castle Church door in Wittenberg. Although he couldn’t have known it at the time, Luther was lighting the fuse that would lead to an explosive… Read More »

How Powerful Is The Mormon Church?

Mormons. We know the name thanks to high profile members like Mitt Romney and a popular broadway musical, but according to a recent survey, most Americans don’t know much about them. In fact, critics suggested that voters didn’t allie with Romney in 2012 because they were suspicious of the Mormon faith. So who exactly are… Read More »

Faith and Reason | Catholic Central

KAI: You know, Libby, thanks to science and reason, we know there are about a billion trillion stars in the Universe. (owl hooting) LIBBY: And thanks to faith, we have a sense of awe and wonder at our place in all that. Even though we can only see like seven stars here in L.A. (traffic… Read More »

Strange Fire Q&A: Answering the Critics (Selected Scriptures)

PHIL: It turns out that some of our Charismatic friends and brothers are not happy with you and… JOHN: This is true. PHIL: They’ve been writing a flood of criticisms and complaints and questions about the conference and your book and I’ve collected some of those and I want to ask them to you tonight.… Read More »

Master of Arts in Theological Studies and Pastoral Ministry

(energetic music) – “Education of the whole person” is one of the phrases that’s used around here, so that concern for the student as an academic in the classroom, but also a concern for their future vocational plans, for their personal sense of well-being while they’re here. – To be in an environment that is… Read More »

Does John 6 support a Catholic understanding of the Eucharist?

In the Gospel of John chapter 6 Jesus is recorded telling his disciples you have to eat my flesh and drink my blood if you want to have eternal life. Doesn’t this support a Catholic understanding of the Eucharist? Let’s read the words of Jesus in John chapter 6 starting in verse 53 he says… Read More »

Why Don’t Catholics Believe in the Pre-Existence of Souls?

Teresa, in Seattle, Washington, listening on Sacred Heart Radio. Teresa, you are on with Jim Blackburn. Hi there, how are you? Very good, Teresa. Hi, Teresa. Hi. My question is: why don’t we believe in the pre-existence of souls? Okay. Well, the Catholic Church teaches that God creates the human soul at the first moment… Read More »

Agora – Are Catholics Liberal or Conservative?

One of my first topics I want to talk about Is an easy one. Not easy to find a resolution, but easy in the sense it’s obvious. It’s because our world today is more and more divided between liberal and conservative When I first met my congregation, the Brothers of St. John, I mentioned about… 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 »