“Whoever causes one of these little ones who believe in me to sin, it would be better for him to have a great millstone fastened around his neck and to be drowned in the depth of the sea” (Matthew 18:6).[click to continue...]
First, Pope Saint John Paul II is not defining something new here. He is simply identifying what is true and knowable as it exists in reality already.
The pope did not define the meaning of sex. Rather, he is pointing it out to help others to identify it.
Since it is something we can all reason to, this is anything but his invention.[click to continue...]
The Catechism of Catholic Church (CCC) explains,
“Authority does not derive its moral legitimacy from itself. It must not behave in a despotic manner, but must act for the common good as a moral force based on freedom and a sense of responsibility:
“A human law has the character of law to the extent that it accords with right reason, and thus derives from the eternal law. Insofar as it falls short of right reason it is said to be an unjust law, and thus has not so much the nature of law as of a kind of violence” (#1902, emphasis added).[click to continue...]
Up until recently, homosexual behavior was widely viewed as morally deviant in this country. The Judeo-Christian belief system identifies it as immoral and condemnable activity, as well.
Nowadays so-called “gay pride” parades allow lude and nude people to prance down city streets. Nowadays, in some countries, calling homosexuality what it is (namely an unnatural vice) will earn someone fines or jail time.
What changed?[click to continue...]
The US Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage last week supposedly legalized pseudo marriage for all 50 states. Unless you have lived under a rock recently, you already know this.
But what you may not realize is that this makes the following statement undeniable at this point: the USA is guilty of all four sins that cry out to Heaven for vengeance.
Traditionally in the Church four sins have been recognized as so egregious they demand retribution from God.
What are those four sins? How is America guilty of all four? Let us see.[click to continue...]
Set aside your biases and just go along with this thought experiment for a moment.
Imagine our society followed the teaching of the Catholic Church on sexual ethics. What would our world look like?[click to continue...]
Are you preparing for jail, yet?
If you support marriage, as it has been defined for over four thousand years, you had better.
If you have the courage to speak up, speaking out against sodomitic so-called ‘marriages,’ you best be warned.
They are coming for you. Sooner or later, your number will be called. How will you respond?[click to continue...]
Dwayne Schmidt’s beautiful photo of the wedding couple went viral. And I think I know why.[click to continue...]
5. Children’s Well-being Went from the Forefront to an Afterthought[click to continue...]
6. Skip Your Favorite Condiment. Go without ketchup on your fries or mayo on your burger. Tell God you would rather He accept that as reparation for the sins of pornography.[click to continue...]