Articles
September 20, 2014

Why The Catholic Church Cannot Marry the Impotent

When some people learn that the Catholic Church cannot (or as they usually phrase it “will not”) marry those who are impotent, they express shock or outright indignation. Isn’t this…
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Articles
September 20, 2014

History of the Jehovah’s Witnesses

Fifty years ago the Jehovah's Witnesses numbered fewer than 100,000. Now there are several million of them around the world. They don’t have churches; they have "Kingdom Halls" instead. Their…
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Articles
September 19, 2014

The Galileo Controversy; Did the Church really persecute him?

It is commonly believed that the Catholic Church persecuted Galileo for abandoning the geocentric (earth-at-the-center) view of the solar system for the heliocentric (sun-at-the-center) view. The Galileo case, for many…
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Articles
September 18, 2014

Can women be Ordained to the Priesthood?

Can women be ordained to the priesthood? This is a question which provokes much debate in our modern world, but it is one to which the Church has always answered…
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Articles
September 18, 2014

Do Miracles Still Occur?

To discredit the countless miracles that had been given in confirmation of the Catholic faith, the original Protestant Reformers utterly rejected the idea that miracles had continued beyond the apostolic…
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Articles
September 18, 2014

On the Real Presence of Jesus in the Eucharist

The doctrine of the Real Presence is clear : Jesus is LITERALLY and WHOLLY present- body, blood, soul and divinity- under the appearances of bread and wine.  Through the miracle…
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Articles
September 18, 2014

The Sacrifice of the Mass

The Eucharist is a true sacrifice, not just a commemorative meal, as "Bible Christians" insist. The first Christians knew that it was a sacrifice and proclaimed this in their writings.…
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Who Can Receive Communion?
Articles
September 18, 2014

Who Can Receive Communion?

The Holy Eucharist is the most important of the seven sacraments because, in this and in no other sacrament, we receive the very body and blood, soul and divinity of…
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Articles
September 18, 2014

Adam, Eve, and Evolution

The controversy surrounding evolution touches on our most central beliefs about ourselves and the world. Evolutionary theories have been used to answer questions about the origins of the universe, life,…
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Exhortations
September 16, 2014

Daily Homily: Love Never Fails

1 Corinthians 12:31-13:13 Psalm 33:2-3, 4-5, 12 and 22 Luke 7:31-35 Jesus compares the people of his generation to two groups of children. The first group accuses the second of…
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