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Identity in Christ

Homosexuality: Catholic Church Teaching Explained

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Pursuit of Truth Ministries: The topic of homosexuality is one of the most intriguing yet divisive topics of our time. Suffice it to say that there are many opinions of what is “right” and “wrong” and what is “moral” and “immoral”. What can be agreed upon is that there is a desperate need for us […]

Two Different Kinds of Offense

A little note to dispel confusion. Everyone is offended by something. We are offended by different things because we have different reasoning to be offended by different things. It is the reasoning we have that determines whether we are offended or not. I posted previously an annoyance about “sensitivity training” being called for by the […]

Cardinal Dolan Speaks Against ‘Gay’ As An Identity

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Oh, good. Cardinal Dolan is definitely on board the Jesus train. Catholic Culture: The other point of Church teaching is that a person’s identity, respect, the dignity and love that he or she deserves, does not depend on anything, not sexual orientation, how much money we’ve got, if we’ve got a green card or immigration […]

Being Blunt With Leila Miller

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My former spiritual director, Leila Miller, has written an article at Catholic Exchange about being blunt with people. I am going to be blunt. You are not the arbiter of Christian doctrine. You don’t get to decide the tenets of Christianity. You don’t have permission to reverse or negate Christian teaching. You don’t have the authority to define […]