Intervention

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Archbishop Chaput: ‘LGBT’ Should Not Be Used in Church Docs EDWARD PENTIN In his intervention at the youth synod today, the Archbishop of Philadelphia said the Church should instead be explaining why Catholic teaching about human sexuality is true, ennobling and merciful. here is no such thing as an LGBTQ, “transgender” or “heterosexual” Catholic and…

Lost Art

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The Lost Art of Asking PETER STOCKLAND Whatever happened to saying “I just don’t know”? For the second time in two weeks, a veteran journalist friend has voiced to me deep disquiet about the observable damage being done by current media habits of mind. It is not mere breaking off in the bar after the…

Eight Habits

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Eight Habits of Healthy Couples My book, How to Heal Your Marriage and Nurture Lasting Love, looks at the eight habits that healthy couples cultivate in their relationship and describes, step-by-step how couples who are struggling can develop those habits in their relationship. There’s a lot of confusion about what separates happy couples from unhappy couples.  The…

Genuine Faith

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Genuine Faith Requires More than Niceness ANTHONY ESOLEN We are apt to judge things by mere appearances, and those deceive In my previous article  I expressed some disagreement with people who said that the now disgraced Theodore McCarrick must never have had more than a “notional” faith, because otherwise he never would have done the…

About Vigano’s Testimony

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Why we stay, and the Vigano Testimony GEORGE WEIGEL As I knew Archbishop Vigano well during his service as papal representative in Washington, I feel obliged to speak about him, which I hope will help others consider his very, very serious claims thoughtfully. The Sunday Mass scriptures during this summer of horrors have often been…