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Catholic Stand: "Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani?"
This article originally appeared as two separate posts in The Impractical Catholic: " Good Friday " and " My God, my God, why have you abandoned me? " Since the two posts complement each other, I decided to collapse them into one larger post. *     *     * ...
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What the Bible says about slavery
Discourtesy of the Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science. New Atheists have a tendency to ask questions about
Scripture and Christian belief they intend to be purely rhetorical but which
reveal defects in their knowledge and assumptions. Case in...
Discourtesy of the Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science. New Atheists have a tendency to ask questions about Scripture and Christian belief they intend to be purely rhetorical but which reveal defects in their kn...
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Catholic Pharisees and the sin of rash judgment
The most dreaded implement of the Internet Inquisition: the comfy chair. (© 1970 Python (Monty) Pictures, Ltd.) That the accusations came in on a
post dedicated to shoring up the tradition of worshiping on Sunday was bizarre as the accusations themselves. S...
The most dreaded implement of the Internet Inquisition: the comfy chair. (© 1970 Python (Monty) Pictures, Ltd.) That the accusations came in on a post dedicated to shoring up the tradition of worshiping on Sunday was bizarre ...
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Apologetics toolbox: Sunday worship I — the basic case
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Facebook argument, I decided to repost this as the first part of a two-part
series. *           *           * “The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath. So
the Son of Man is Lord even of the Sabbath” (Mk 2:27-28 NIV). With thes...
As a result of a Facebook argument, I decided to repost this as the first part of a two-part series. *          *          * “The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath. So the Son of Man is Lord even of the ...
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Catholic Stand: Why You Ought to Come Inside the Church
G. K. Chesterton remarked once that the Catholic Church is larger on
the inside than it appears from the outside. Saints come from all walks
of life, and pursue their sainthood in multifarious ways. They include
such diverse personalities as the gentle, ...
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The futility of pride
I laugh at myself more than I laugh at anyone else. The sin of pride most often begins with taking yourself too seriously. One day I say, "I'm sick and tired of 'argument by meme'." The next day I produce one of my own or find a different one to continue th...
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Apologetics toolbox: Sunday worship II — St. Paul and the Law of Moses
Part I concerned itself with the basic case for Sunday worship against those communions which argue that we ought to worship on Saturdays, that Sabbath worship is mandated by “God's law” (i.e., the Law of Moses). Part II looks at a particular argument, whic...
Part I concerned itself with the basic case for Sunday worship against those communions which argue that we ought to worship on Saturdays, that Sabbath worship is mandated by “God's law” (i.e., the Law of Moses). Part II look...
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You are not predestined. Get thee behind me Satan.
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@CardinalDolan: You CAN have a "used to be" Lent!
TO: Most Rev. Timothy J. Dolan FROM: Anthony S. Layne SUBJ: A "Used-to-be" Lent DATE: March 21, 2014 Your Eminence: Every now and again I get a chance to read your blog posts. Ordinarily, I come away from reading them refreshed, challenged and encouraged. I...
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I will if you will. Some wag once said, "There are two types of people: those who believe people can be separated into two types, and those who don't." In the real world, of course, people defy neat and easy categorization. Not all atheists are progressives...
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Catholic blogger, wage slave, Knight of Columbus, erring and penitent disciple of Christ.
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