Jimmy Akin answers a caller who asks if women in the early Church could become deaconesses.
Jimmy Akin was born in Texas and grew up nominally Protestant. At age 20 he experienced a profound conversion to Christ. Planning on becoming a Protestant pastor or seminary professor, Jimmy started an intensive study of the Bible, but the more he immersed himself in Scripture, the more he found...
Catholics And The New Age In Catholics and the New Age, Fr. Mitch Pacwa probes the reasons why many Catholics are involved in the New Age Movement. He shares his firsthand experiences and disillusionment with Jungian Psychology, the enneagram, and astrology as a Jesuit seminarian.
"We rightly praise the Slavonic letters invented by Cyril, in which praises to God are set forth."
~ Pope John VIII, an excerpt from his sanction of the use of the Slavonic language in the Mass and other church offices, noting the invention by St. Cyril of a special alphabet which now bears his name (Cyrillic); part of the church's civilizing work among the pagan Slavs