Posts Tagged ‘truth’

Saint Thomas Aquinas and the Spiritual Mercy of Instructing Others

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Tweet Share98 Pin1 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleOne inescapable experience of aging is reaching the moment in life when, like the rich young man in the Gospel, we wonder how God will judge our lives. On the one hand, not knowing the mind of God, this might seem to be fruitless exercise. On […] [Read more]

Faithfully Abiding in the Love and Truth of the Lord

Monday, June 1st, 2015

Tweet Share29 Pin2 +11 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble The reading for today from Mark’s Gospel tells us the cautionary and prophetic parable about a landowner, whom we know to be God, planting a vineyard and entrusting it to tenant farmers to produce a harvest. But the tenants were not faithful stewards. Instead, they […] [Read more]

Truth is Never Discrimination

Monday, August 19th, 2013

Tweet Share279 Pin +12 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Of the Catholic Church’s many teachings, perhaps some of the most challenging for people in today’s culture involve human sexuality, including homosexuality.  As state after state considers changing its laws on the definition of marriage, all of us have had to think about the nature […] [Read more]

Is There a Right and Wrong?

Monday, July 29th, 2013

Tweet Share39 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble During a recent family visit, I watched a mother intervene as two of her very young children squabbled over several toy cars.  The older of the two asserted that the cars belonged to him, and therefore his younger brother could not play with one of […] [Read more]