“Anime” and “Corrupt Church” are two terms that, sad as it is, seem to fit hand-in-hand all too well. Nearly anyone who has seen any substantial amount of the medium can list off at least a handful of examples in which a corrupt church is written to be a primary antagonist (without referencing any outside sources I immediately thought of… 827 more words
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A theist made the point recently about all of the art we would be missing were it not for the church. The names are a veritable “who’s who” of the creative arts: Michelangelo, Caravaggio, Bernini, Rafael, Da Vinci, Donatello, Cellini, Bach, Vivaldi, Mozart. 518 more words
How much influence should people with money have in a local church?
According to the New Testament, while wealthy people are welcome in a church – after all, everybody needs Jesus – they are not to use their wealth to make demands or influence decisions. 1,022 more words
Dear Luis Cardinal Tagle,
Filipinos rejoiced when you were appointed a Cardinal. Not because of any labels like liberal, progressive or conservative. What meant a lot to many of us, Catholics and those from other faiths, was your reputation as a cleric of integrity and compassion. 585 more words