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Fr. Ray Ryland
What authority did Jesus give to Peter himself? How to understand the difference between the Catholic and Orthodox positions. From 1997.
Fr. Ray Ryland
Protestants believe that when a faithful Christian dies, God instantly purifies that person, making him or her perfect for heaven. This belief...
Fr. Ray Ryland
Why does the Church teach that it is the only way to salvation? Doesn't that contradict Scripture? Does that mean all non-Catholics will go to...
Fr. Ray Ryland
Does this sound like the wife is reduced to second-class citizenship in the family? That’s how some people interpret it. This is revelation of...
Fr. Ray Ryland
The whole purpose of the Church is to evangelize—so why aren't Catholics doing a better job of it?
Fr. Ray Ryland
Catholics have good reason to take seriously the Sunday obligation.
Fr. Ray Ryland
On the surface, the practices of apologetics and ecumenism look as if they may be at odds. Actually, they're two sides of the same coin.
Fr. Ray Ryland
If the Church of Rome has no ecclesial authority over the Eastern Church, even before the schism, why did Eastern bishops look to Leo the Great...
Fr. Ray Ryland
Vladimir Soloviev was an ecumenical giant. Brought up Russian Orthodox, eventually a convert to the Catholic faith, he explained to his...
Fr. Ray Ryland
The Holy Father has called for a "frank dialogue" with Eastern Orthodoxy, but what does this frankness ultimately entail -- a splitting of the...