Saints, Scholars and Theologians

“It isn’t that they can’t see the solution. It is that they can’t see the problem.”
– Gilbert K. Chesterton

Revering the Human Body – by Marvin Lim

Reverence for human life is a Catholic principle that, quite obviously, should shape how we, as Catholics, think through the problem of gun violence. This reverence manifests itself in our respect both for the human right to self-defense, as well as the need for limitations on that right, to protect all human lives. Both are important ethical considerations for determining… Read more →

Martin Luther King, Letters From a Birmingham Jail

More than the fire hoses and the police dogs of Bull Connors (Chief of Police of Birmingham, AL), I fear the silence of the churches.  The contemporary church is so often a weak, ineffective voice with an uncertain sound.  It is so often the arch-supporter of the status-quo.  Far from being disturbed by the presence of the church, the power… Read more →

” It isn’t that they can’t see the solution.  It is that they can’t see the problem.”  Gilbert K. Chesterton