20 results

Keywords

abortion Adam and Eve addiction angels anger anglican annulment anointing of the sick anti-Catholic anxiety apologetics apostasy apostle apparition atheism baptism beauty Benedict XVI birth control bishop calumny canon law canonization cardinal catechesis Catholic myths Catholic organizations celibacy charity chastity chesterton children christology church environment Church of England commandments confession confirmation conscience consecration contraception contrition conversion coptic Counter-Reformation creation creed crucifix Da Vinci Code deacon death death penalty detachment devotions dissent divinity of christ divorce doctrine dogma early Church Eastern rites ecumenism environmentalism Eucharist euthanasia Evangelical evolution excommunication exegesis extraordinary form faith family forgive free will glorified body God Good Friday Gospel grace health heaven hell Henry VIII hierarchy Hinduism history Holocaust Holy Spirit homily homosexuality hope humility idolatry Immaculate Conception immigration incarnation infallibility inquisition intercession intrinsic evil Islam Jehovahs Witness Jesus John Cardinal Newman John Paul II Judaism judging just war laity Last Supper limbo liturgical abuse liturgical calendar liturgical gestures liturgical reform liturgy logos love lying magisterium mariology marriage Martin Luther martyr Mary Mass medical ethics miracle mission Mormons mortal sin mortification Mosaic law nativity natural family planning natural law New Age New Testament non-Catholic occult Old Testament ordinary form ordination of women original sin Orthodox churches paganism papal authority papal succession Passion Passover patriotism patron saints persecution philosophy Pius XII politics pope Pope Joan poverty prayer pride priest private revelation proof-text prophet prosperity Protestant Protestant Reformation prudence purgatory racism RCIA Redemption relativism relics religious orders repentance Resurrection revelation rosary sacramental sacrifice saints salvation same-sex attraction Satan scandal schism science Scripture Second Coming secularism sexuality sign of the cross sin social justice sola fide sola scriptura soul spiritual direction spiritual life spirituality SSPX St. Anne St. Augustine St. Catherine of Siena St. Gabriel St. James St. Joan of Arc St. John the Baptist St. John the Evangelist St. Joseph St. Mary Magdalen St. Paul St. Peter St. Thomas Aquinas statues stem cells stewardship suffering Sunday superstition symbol temptation terminology tithe tolerance torture Tradition Trinity truth valid Vatican City Vatican II virginity virtue vocation wine women worship
Karl Keating
The caller to Catholic Answers Live identified himself as an Evangelical, and he had a question about the Eucharist. He wanted to...
David P. Lang
The only valid substance for a consecrated host is unleavened bread made from gluten—unfortunately for some, a highly allergenic substance. So...
David P. Lang
Our last issue examined the biblically based reasons the Church insists upon wheat bread for the Eucharist. In the same way, eucharistic wine...
Karl Keating
Want to end a conversation about the Real Presence before it hardly begins? Utter just one word: Transubstantiation. Eyes glaze over, minds go...
Karl Keating
For some, breaking away from the Church may be the first step to becoming a good Catholic. From 2001.
Fr. Dwight Longenecker
What, exactly, are unbelievers—or non-Catholic Christians, for that matter—to make of the sun spinning and dancing over a Portuguese field? Or...
I have seen the miracle in Lanciano depicted in the July-August issue ("Weird Things Happen" by Fr. Dwight Longenecker). The greatest, unique,...
I’ve been evangelizing prisoners and writing about evangelization and apologetics for 22 years, beginning while still a catechumen (“Faith...
Tim Staples
For millions of non-Catholic Christians, Jesus was using pure symbolism in John 6:53 when he declared to his followers, “Truly, truly, I say to...
Jim Blackburn
In an all-too-common tragedy these days, a poorly catechized Catholic attends a worship service at a megachurch, mistakenly believing the...