How to BE a Catholic – Catholic 101 Ep. 8

What does it mean to be a Catholic? Does it mean praying all day long? Does it mean being a hippie? Does it mean being a moral overlord? To be a Catholic means becoming a fine-tuned, highly complex spiritual machine.

Substance, Not Fluff – VERICAST #222

In the modern world there is a cultural disposition to latch onto fluff or novelty and jettison, abandon, or ignore substance. We're attentive to what doesn't matter, and we ignore what does matter. This...

Dissent is a Cultural and Theological Tug-of-War

Back in August the Vatican attempted to get a Belgian religious order to stop offering euthanasia at its psychiatric centers. If you want the details, you can read about it here and here. They were...

Anti-Catholicism is a War Against Truth

Amy Coney Barrett, a Catholic nominee to the federal circuit court, was grilled about her Catholic faith by U.S. Senators last Wednesday at her confirmation hearing.  Specifically Senator Dianne Feinstein, a California democrat, stole...

Bishops and Bannon are Both Wrong, but Bannon is onto something

Steve Bannon's yet-to-be-aired interview on CBS is already sparking juicy headlines and inspiring heated commentary whenever a soundbite or snippet of the interview gets teased to the public. This time it’s the US Bishops’...

Catholicism, Not Politics – Vericast #221

When we strip Catholic character from the faith, we wind up with a political party rather than a religion. I'll be talking about the removal of statues from a California public school, and responding to Dennis Prager's wacky thoughts about the death penalty and his inability to understand a pro-life philosophy that doesn't contradict itself.
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Solutions – The Dialogue #78

What are some solutions to the social illnesses we see in the culture?