SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
chastity
July 07, 2021
One of the more uncomfortable homilies I can remember included a paean to the “heroic silence” of St Maria Goretti in the face of prolonged sexual harassment by her eventual murderer, Alessandro Serenelli. Maria’s silence, for the homilist, evoked that of Christ during his trials and passion — a connection he meant to be inspiring.
February 13, 2021
Publisher of some of the vilest pornography, Larry Flynt died two days ago. People may condemn his work, but he sold what our culture wanted to buy.
March 17, 2017
Chastity is the only way to find love in this love-starved world of ours
July 14, 2015
Throughout her short life, St Kateri Tekakwitha suffered so that she could pursue her calling as a bride of Christ
May 21, 2015
My question, Michael, is do you really believe in the full sacramental reality of the Eucharist?
May 01, 2015
Dawn Eden, author of The Thrill of the Chaste, says chastity is not abstinence, but a virtue that can help us all love more fully
March 12, 2015
I was a wild rock writer who found grace
October 28, 2014
Bishop Egan makes comments in weekly diocesan email bulletin