General

Emma Watson’s Empty Performance at the U.N.

September 30, 2014 Tessa Bowman 0

After social media exploded with re-posts of actress Emma Watson’s speech on feminism at the United Nations on September 20th, some dissenters have since questioned the speech’s relevance, its observations about men, and its general […]

Interview

An American Couple Prepares for the Synod

September 30, 2014 Jim Graves 0

Alice and Jeff Heinzen of Menomonie, Wisconsin have the distinction of being one of 14 married couples invited to participate in the Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, to be held in Rome October 5-19. The Heinzens […]

General

What is Love?

September 29, 2014 Fr. Dan Pattee 0

As the Extraordinary Synod on the Family opens on Sunday in Rome, the question, “What is Love?” will likely guide many of the discussions. This should be expected since this question has guided Church discussions […]

Essay

Welcoming the Light of Dogma

September 27, 2014 Brian Jones 0

During the moral theology class I was teaching this past summer, we read certain sections of St. Thomas Aquinas’ moral treatise in the Secunda Secundae of the Summa Theologiae. In his treatment on the virtue […]

General

Justice and the Kingdom

September 27, 2014 Carl E. Olson 0

Readings: • Ez 18:25-28 • Psa 25:4-5, 8-9, 10, 14 • Phil 2:1-11 • Matt 21:28-32 Growing up I heard countless admonishments from my parents—all of them deserved, I readily confess. One that has stuck […]