Ankara, Turkey - Amidst arising controversy, Pope Benedict charges forward on his visits to Turkey. Details of his visit are highly sensitive because of remarks the Pope made in a speech back in Sept...
The past two millennia has seen so much fighting in between Christians and Muslims, Muslims and Hindus, Hindus and Buddhists, and Muslims and Jews, that anyone would be driven to belief that the most ...
As an individual who has been a devout and a loyal believer in Catholicism for pretty much my whole life, it's really only natural that all of my family and friends for the most part share in my belie...
Recently the subject of married priesthood has surfaced again. The Holy Father Benedict XVI has met to discuss the issue with his advisers about month ago. While the meeting reaffirmed the value of pr...
Myth: Sexual abuse by Catholic clergy is far more prevalent than in other religious sects.Based on media coverage, one gets the impression this is the case. This perception is simply not supported by ...
Ah, December! This truly is one of my favorite times of the year. The lights and holiday decorations around our town, the first snowfall and sledding with the kids, the scent of potpourri at home and ...
Catholicism Is Not Christianity I intend to show some basic or fundamental differences between Catholicism and Christianity in this article. I do believe that most Catholics are not even aware that t...
A Grave Moral Obligation - As tenants and custodians of the world we have a responsibility to care for the environment especially when that environment directly affects our health. A quick glance at o...
The island of Gozo is situated six kilometres northwest of Malta, two hundred and ninety kilometres from the north coast of Africa and eighty three kilometres south of Sicily.The island is small, acce...
When a small Midwestern town cheers the arrival of 1,200 criminals and cordially invites them to stay for a year or more, you get the feeling that something just ain't right.Here's how the story goes:...