Tag Archives: Humanism

The Final Destination of Modernist Catholicism: Humanism

Jon/ August 29, 2012/ Catholicism, Compromise/Dissent/Heresy, Education, Enlightenment, Faith and Reason, Religion

Where do we end up after years and years of downplaying and making theology deliberately more vague and humanist? Well, eventually the state just recognizes what everyone else already does….the schools that aren't Catholic anymore. Who cares what the Church has to say about it's schools, they aren't under control anyways.In Holland the Catholic schools have finally reached the point

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Benedict XVI Slams the “Enlightenment” on Easter 2012 and Endorses This Blog

Jon/ April 8, 2012/ Education, Empirical Science, Faith and Reason, Modern Philosophy, News Commentary, Philosophy

So maybe it wasn't an official endorsment but here's part of Pope Benedict XVI's Easter Vigil homily on 07 April 2012, where he hammers home an essential point: Photo from Daylife The darkness that poses a real threat to mankind, after all, is the fact that he can see and investigate tangible material things, but cannot see where the world is going or

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I saw this at my train stop this morning…

test/ February 3, 2012/ Modern Philosophy, Theism/Atheism, to be moved

Readers, please welcome the newest ad campaign on the Chicago Transit system! Does this look familiar? All ideologies naturally proselytize themselves…why should they not? They are truth claims about the world outside. Unless you are a strict relativist or skeptic about all things…then you won’t be proselytizing anything EXCEPT skepticism and relativism. Anyone here ever met anyone like that? They

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The Pope’s Unholy Alliance with a Dictator-Example Humanist Attack

Jon/ January 10, 2012/ Enlightenment, Faith and Reason, Modern Philosophy, News Commentary, Politics, Religion, Theism/Atheism

This article probably is not worth my time, but I'll critique it despite that…. “Scandal is too mild a term to describe the abuse of children at the hands Roman Catholic priests. [indeed] But whatever word you fix on – “atrocity”, “obscenity”, I can't find the right one – you cannot doubt that rape was all about power [sorry how does rape make

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