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Book Review – Reasons to Believe (2007)

Catholic Review A Flexible Faith Reasons to Believe

Faith and Reason are like two wings on which the human spirit rises to the contemplation of truth. – Pope John Paul II (1998) Author: Scott Hahn Publisher: Doubleday Genre: Theology Reading Level: Adult My Rating: 9 of 10 Why should Catholics believe what they believe?…
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Failure & Faith: A Catholic layperson’s response to the scandals

Cathedral of Saint Paul

Then Jesus spoke to the crowds and to his disciples, saying, “The scribes and the Pharisees have taken their seat on the chair of Moses. Therefore, do and observe all things whatsoever they tell you, but do not follow their…
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Paul Revere, Longfellow, and the Message of Unity

“Listen, my children, and you shall hear Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere, On the eighteenth of April, in Seventy-Five: Hardly a man is now alive Who remembers that famous day and year.” – “Paul Revere’s Ride” by Henry…
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Rural Sense Show Ep 5: Pope Francis & the Conciliarist Heresy

The Rural Sense Show Title Card by The Instructive Scholar

With all the doctrinal controversy surrounding Pope Francis, some very real questions are now arising for Catholics. How far can they obey the Pope? Where can they respectfully disagree with or criticize the Pope? In this episode of the Rural Sense Show, the Instructive Scholar discusses these questions with renowned Catholic historian and theologian Steve Weidenkopf along with some historical incidents surrounding the Papacy which bear similarities to today’s controversies…

Rural Sense Show Ep 3: American Education System – Racket or Flawed?

The Rural Sense Show Title Card by The Instructive Scholar

Is America’s education system now a racket and rip-off for students and parents or is it just severely flawed? In this episode of the Rural Sense Show, the Instructive Scholar engages in a lively debate with Paul Wilson and Matthew Mazzocco over this question…