Sticky Faith – Part I

Sticky Faith - Part I by Steve Wood The Educational Emergency Declared by Pope Benedict XVI “The crisis of a society begins when it no longer knows how to hand down its cultural patrimony and its fundamental values to the new generations. There is, as we know, an...

Sticky Faith – Part II

Sticky Faith - Part II by Steve Wood In our last issue I mentioned that two professors from Fuller Seminary have written an insightful book entitled Sticky Faith. These researchers tried to discover precisely which type of youth ministry strategies are actually...

Bible Study: Playground or Minefield?

Bible Study: Playground or Minefield? by Steve Ray Imagine children running and tussling unsupervised in a playground. Now imagine the playground surrounded by deadly dangers: a sharp cliff dropping down a thousand feet to one side, a field of land mines, poisonous...

An Exceptional Blessing for Catholic Children to Request in Your Diocese

An Exceptional Blessing for Catholic Children to Request in Your Diocese The age for Confirmation will be lowered to third grade, and it will be received right before First Holy Communion at the same Mass. By Peter Jesserer Smith On Pentecost Sunday, Archbishop Samuel...

How the Search for Truth Led Me from Atheism to Catholicism

How the Search for Truth Led Me from Atheism to Catholicism by Jennifer Fulwiler "Best Conversion Story that I've read in 25 years."  Steve Wood ***** Jennifer Fulwiler is a former atheist who was born and raised with the natural materialist worldview that says, “If...

EWTN GREAT BRITAIN – HOW BISHOPS CAN REALLY HELP MARRIAGES THREATENED BY DIVORCE

EWTN GREAT BRITAIN - HOW BISHOPS CAN REALLY HELP MARRIAGES THREATENED BY DIVORCE By Bai MacFarlane Much is being written about how the Church should accompany those in so-called second civil marriages. Bishops debate whether these Catholics should be able to receive...