Monthly Archives: October 2014

Francis, Augustine and Evolution (Inlcuding Breaking Update)

Jon/ October 29, 2014/ Faith and Reason, Philosophy

This article on Francis endorsing evolution is getting tossed around everywhere like its another cave-in at Rome. My favorite part is how the secular media (a bunch of communication majors) confidently comments on a topic, apparently without looking at existing Church commentary beyond 3 years time. They remain confident in continuing a cadence of Francis breaking tradition (contrary to Benedict – who also actually

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Sacred Liturgy Conference 2014

Jon/ October 5, 2014/ Catholicism

This weekend I attended a conference given by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf on the Sacred Liturgy at my home parish, St. John Cantius. I have been visiting his blog off and on for a number of years and find his contributions lucid and full of common sense. If you haven’t yet, take a look: wdtprs.com. I want to give here my interpretation of

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