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Religion and Ignorance 101

In the op-ed section of the New York Times on Monday, August 24, 2015, in an article entitled“The Case for Teaching Ignorance”, columnist Jaime Holmes offers the thought provoking notion that one discovery leads to another in a never ending  cycle of question and answers.   705 more words


Theology of the Body Thursday #30: Madonna is Wrong

In a recent interview, Madonna was asked about dancing nuns on stripper poles. A trailer of her upcoming tour contains a teaser of them. Her response, “I just like the juxtaposition. 392 more words

Theology Of The Body Thursday

The Key to a "Perfect Marriage"

Is not to think there is one.

Back in the late 90s, Mary Beth Bonacci wrote a column about how the purpose of dating is to break up.   481 more words

Culture Wars

Let's Talk about Chastity!

I was thirteen when I was given my chastity ring and made a promise to God that I would save myself for marriage.  Now that I think about it, making this promise wasn’t hard at all because as a teenager, I was never interested in sexuality.  628 more words

Children: A Living Reflection

My latest post from Catholic Mom is entitled Children: A Living Reflection

Thus the couple, while giving themselves to one another, give not just themselves but also the reality of children, who are a living reflection of their love, a permanent sign of conjugal unity and a living and inseparable synthesis of their being a father and a mother.” 605 more words


An Introduction to the Theology of the Body by Christopher West

Saint Pope John Paul II gave men and women a treasure when he produced a multitude of talks on the body and our relationship to the body during his papacy. 397 more words

Book Club

Why We Care About Marriage (Part 2)

In the previous post, I discussed how God used my own marriage to witness his love to the people around us. I outlined that my wife and I are by no means special in this call, but rather it is a call that we all have. 1,477 more words