Defending the Church Amid Times of Scandal and Controversy

Being that today is the Feast of the Chair of St. Peter, this topic seemed appropriate to talk about. And I'm sure that as Catholics we've heard the objections time and time again, especially now: How can you support an institution that's involved in such things as sexual abuse and significant financial mismanagement? Why would … Continue reading Defending the Church Amid Times of Scandal and Controversy

Making the Most of the Preparation for Lent

Wait...what? Lent? Didn't we just have Christmas? I think we all have this thought every year. And for the Novus Ordo rite, they still have three weeks (as of yesterday) until the somber season of preparing for Christ's Death and Resurrection begins, with really no prior preparation. But the traditional rite has a separate season … Continue reading Making the Most of the Preparation for Lent