Tag Archive: Catholicism

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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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…