Posts tagged "faith"

An answer to the violence on Chicago's streets

“Laws cannot create a peaceful person out of someone who has not experienced, especially in his or her family, the love that teaches internal discipline. Without peace of soul, there can be no real peace on the streets, in our homes or among nations.” –Francis Cardinal George, Archbishop of Chicago So starts another wise column... Read more »

Do Catholics want to 'impose their morals on America?'

No. Catholics as much as anyone understand that this is a democracy. So when it comes to “imposing,” it won’t happen. Yes, Catholics, as citizens, have as much of a right to seek a moral society as they see it as do “progressives,” athetists and others do–through the democratic process. How else do you think... Read more »

St. Sabina's: Parishioners' faith, not Fr. Pfleger is the question

You’d think that they weren’t on the same side. Cardinal Francis George and Father Michael Pfleger are both ordained priests of the Roman Catholic Church. According to that faith, both have direct lineage to the apostles and Christ. Both believe in and administer the sacraments. Both espouse virtue and condemn evil. Both are shepherds. But here we are,... Read more »
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St. Sabina's: Parishioners' faith, not Fr. Pfleger is the question

You’d think that they weren’t on the same side. Cardinal Francis George and Father Michael Pfleger are both ordained priests of the Roman Catholic Church. According to that faith, both have direct lineage to the apostles and Christ. Both believe in and administer the sacraments. Both espouse virtue and condemn evil. Both are shepherds. But here we are,... Read more »
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