Because of pornography, we have today a generational arrested development of young males who remain in the emotional stages of boyhood.
It is the individual, the atom of society, who is the centerpiece of civilization after the death of God is proclaimed. We have missed the forest of the family for the singular tree of the individual.
The Christian’s faith is fundamentally relational, then, and at all times sensitive to the irreducible psycho-spiritual drama unfolding in the heart of each person.
October 23, 2014
To see the wisdom of the Church in action, we can learn from two Europeans, an emperor and an economist born over a century ago, who embody the “heart” and the “head” of Catholic social teaching.
October 21, 2014
The possible objection that collapsing the work of the artist into the general human condition is to disgrace the uniqueness of the arts misunderstands the danger implied in this distinction.
October 20, 2014
The reactions we have seen to the relatio are a clear example of how there is such a thing as too much transparency.
October 19, 2014
Do Western demands that moderate Muslims denounce ISIS amount to an unwarranted claim of moral superiority?
October 17, 2014
If there were a definitive, immediately satisfying theological answer to the problem of suffering, every person on earth would know it, because we’ve all had occasions on which to demand it.
Elizabeth Stoker Bruenig
October 16, 2014