Catholics And The Culture War


In this talk, Tim Staples challenges us Catholics to understand our responsibility to effect change in the culture in which we live. Tim will both paint a vivid picture of the perilous times in which we live and demonstrate just how we Catholics can engage the culture and change it without the culture changing us. The need of the hour is for Catholics to engage the culture in dialogue on every level—from Scripture to the arts, to politics, law, medicine, and more. The New Evangelization that our Holy Father has called us to involves much more than just engaging our separated brothers and members of quasi-Christian sects in biblical apologetics, though that is certainly important. Tim will show you what it means to truly confront the “culture war” in which we find ourselves engaged.


Tim Staples is Director of Apologetics and Evangelization here at Catholic Answers, but he was not always Catholic. Tim was raised a Southern Baptist. Although he fell away from the faith of his childhood, Tim came back to faith in Christ during...