Posts Tagged ‘Theology of the Body’

The Nature of the Human Being, Male or Female

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Throughout history, but more acutely in our day, people have pondered the mystery of their life. The details on resumes – occupations, education, residence – really do not answer the fundamental question of our very essence. We want to know the objective and enduring truth about ourselves, “Who am I? What am I? What does […] [Read more]

Divine Revelation in the Creation Story: Humanity is Made for Love

Monday, February 9th, 2015

The readings for daily Mass over the next several days tell the story of creation, but the picture they paint is one of the human experience throughout history. As we approach the season of Lent, I invite you to meditate with the Church on the profound revelation about God’s creative plan for humanity contained in […] [Read more]

God’s Law / Human Law

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

As we attempt to understand what it is the Church teaches on human sexuality and therefore why she has such a commitment to the proper definition of marriage and the relationship of people with God and with one another, we must begin with a focus on the Church’s primary teaching that all people are to […] [Read more]