Labor Day is an opportunity to reflect on work, education, and the proper role of unions in the light of Catholic social teaching
religious leaders have long supported the labor movement in the United
States because it has promoted the economic wellbeing of workers and
their families. The Irish, Italian, and Slavic immigrants of the past,
and the Latino immigrants of the present, have gained from the efforts
of countless Catholic and non-Catholic labor leaders and supporters who
have organized workers f...
The Gospel for this Sunday, August 31st, reveals how the line between salvation and Satan is marked by the Cross
There is but
one true Jesus of Nazareth, the Incarnate Son of God. But there are many
false Christs said to be “the real Jesus” or the “authentic Christ.”
imposters are as varied as they are numerous: there is Jesus the
personal guru, the political revolutionary, the amoral mystic, the Greek
Stoic, the socialist, and even the Buddhist.
The historian William
Dalrymple is Britain’s most famous living travel writer. He is also a member of
the Dalrymple clan, a celebrated Scottish family of three principal branches.
William’s branch became Roman Catholic in the 19th century, and in the 20th
both his Uncle John (“Old Jock”) and his brother John (“Young Jock”) were
"California Catholics are no longer safe to practice their faith within their own institutions."
Sacramento, Calif., Aug 26, 2014 / 03:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Amid backlash from religious liberty and education advocates, Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown's administration has ordered abortion coverage in health in...
Understanding is a spiritual thing, though rooted in really existing things, even ultimately in divine things
Editor's note: This
essay was originally given in a slightly different form as an address,
“On Not 'Keeping Quiet About a Study'”, at Kolbe Academy & Trinity
Prep, in Napa, California, on August 8, 2014.
‘We generally say that so far as the supreme deity and the universe are