Fr. Paul Check answers a caller who asks if sins can really be forgiven if one knows they will sin again.
Fr. Paul N. Check was ordained a priest of the Diocese of Bridgeport, CT in 1997. At
the direction of Bishop Lori in 2002, he established a Courage chapter in his diocese for
which he continues to serve as chaplain. He holds an STB from the Gregorian
University and an STL from the University of the...
Divorce, Remarriage, Communion: A Guide to What Is Happening and How You Can Help
Divorce. Remarriage. Communion?
“Whoever divorces his wife and marries another, commits adultery against her; and if she divorces her husband and marries another, she commits adultery” (Mark 10:11-12).
So said Jesus Christ. Yet today, the question of divorce and remarriage is more controversial than ever.
Some in the Catholic Church are proposing that those who have divorced and remarried without an annulment should be given Holy Communion.
The issue is so controversial that even cardinals have been debating the subject in the media.
That’s why Catholic Answers has produced Divorce, Remarriage, Communion: A Guide to What Is Happening and How You Can Help.
It will give you an understanding of this issue, what has been happening, and how you can support the bishops of the Church as they wrestle with this controversial subject.
"Holy God, we praise Thy Name..."
~ The opening line of Te Deum laudamus, a hymn that can be traced as far back as the 2nd century A.D., in a translation common to American hymnals.