Day: August 6, 2018

faith

3 Reasons Why Faith is Important to Catholics

Faith is essential to our lives as Catholics. But the topic of faith is also something that can cause confusion. Those misconceptions about what this virtue is is can lead to spiritual stagnation. Father Wojciech Giertych, OP, is the theologian for the Papal Household. Within the pages of his newest book, The Spark of Faith: Understanding …

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Can You Myth-Bust These 7 Anti-Catholic Lies?

Too often, non-Catholics believe lies about what Catholics do and believe. For example: that we added books to the Bible! In his book Forty Anti-Catholic Lies: A Myth-Busting Apologist Sets the Record Straight, Gerard Verschuuren refutes popular myths about Catholicism. Here are 7 of the best.   1. Catholics are forbidden to read the Bible The truth …

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salamanders

Dominican Conservation Efforts Save Endangered Species of Salamanders

MEXICO – Two dozen Dominican sisters live together in a convent next door to the Basílica de Nuestra Señora de la Salud. But the sisters aren’t the only ones who call the convent home – endangered salamanders find their refuge in the walls of the holy house. Your biology textbook would refer to the species …

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