Damning Silence

This article was written by Br. Bartholomew Calvano, O.P. a student brother of the St. Joseph Province of the Order of Preachers. “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.” – Edmund Burke Why do we do nothing? Why do we see evil and stay silent? In part, … More Damning Silence

The Generation that shouts: “God is Dead.”

This article was written by Zak Portelli. When the Roman Empire began to accept Christianity, society began to see great changes. Slaves begun to be respected as human beings, babies could no longer be thrown out onto the street simply because their father did not want them, the rich were no longer valued more than … More The Generation that shouts: “God is Dead.”

The Transfiguration

Written by then Cardinal Ratzinger in his book “Jesus of Nazareth”. Let us turn now to the text of the Transfiguration narrative itself.  There we are told that Jesus took Peter, James, and John and led them up onto a high mountain by themselves. (Mark 9:2)  We will come across these three again on the … More The Transfiguration