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St. Gregory is the first Doctor of the Church to have lived outside direct communion with the Bishop of Rome.
Eve Tushnet’s laudable goals in Gay and Catholic are undermined by a flawed understanding of theological anthropology.
Austen Ivereigh’s The Great Reformer: Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope offers many insights into Francis, but does have a serious weakness
The thing most needed for independence from an all-pervasive this-worldly system based on career, consumption, and electronic distraction is a concre...
Despite widespread slaughter of Christians and other religious minorities in Muslim lands, the Church currently seems unable to mount any kind of res...
An interview with Rev. James Socias of the Midwest Theological Forum about "The Didache Bible: Ignatius Bible Edition"
As Lent begins, there is wisdom to be gained if we listen to Augustine’s insights on the biblical story of the Fall.
Dr. Anthony E. Clark's book, "Heaven in Conflict: Franciscans and the Boxer Uprising in Shanxi", turns the conventional interpretation of the Boxer R...
How the retired pontiff and his "scandalous" hero addressed false interpretations of Vatican II and "a false conception of freedom"
If violence, terror, beheadings, forced conversions, subjection of women, and intolerance of others are removed or “transformed” in Islam, is it stil...
The 1943 classic offers a deep portrayal of love and the struggle to do what is right in the face of passion and temptation
The federal government is stepping into the void of decades of inattentiveness to religious identity at several Catholic colleges.
An interview with Catholic talk show host and author, Teresa Tomeo, about the disturbing "Fifty Shades of Grey" phenomenon
“We forgot that we can cry also for joy. We cry for shame and for suffering. Today, we remembered that we can pray for joy. This was the best day of ...
One is described as “America's Pope Francis”. One is criticized for failing to "truly walk the talk" set forth by Francis. Who is he?
The writer/director of a faith-based romantic drama discusses portraying true love to a culture in which romance is “on life support.”
Comparing present-day terrorism to the inquisitions of the medieval era is convenient—and also clichéd and anti-intellectual
President Obama's remark at the National Prayer Breakfast was a chastisement, and a tone-deaf one at that
Even many Catholics dismiss Fifty Shades of Grey as harmless entertainment. They couldn’t be more wrong.
The iconic actor-director's new custody drama, "Black or White," offers a fresh, poignant, and sometimes funny treatment of an old social wound
Bro. Ronald Tinao
Bro. Erick Landicho
Bro. Albert Meguizo
Bro. Rey Reyes
Bro. John Langroma
Bro. Marc Vincent Riparip
Sis Carmella Balanag
About Four years ago, a group of certain individuals called “Payer Partners” met in the Holy Rosary Church Parish-Doha, Qatar in the office of the then Filipino Assistant Parish Priest Father Zacarias “Zakki” Parra. The group spearheaded by overall coordinator Bro Ronald Tinao, Bro Erick Landicho and Sis Carmela Balanag, (which later on became the first council) Learn More