Would a Past Eternal Universe Undermine Church Teaching?
Jimmy Akin answers a caller who asks if a past eternal universe presents a problem for the Catholic teaching on Creation.
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...
Memorize The Reasons! Defending the Faith With the Catholic Art of Memory In his bestseller Memorize the Faith!, Kevin Vost rediscovered a memory method invented by the ancient Romans and perfected by medieval scholars, and showed twenty-first-century Catholics how to use it to recall everything from the Ten Commandments to the Seven Deadly Sins.
Now, in Memorize the Reasons!, Dr. Vost shows you how to remember information you need to explain and defend the Catholic Faith.
"Great is poverty, but greater is obedience."
~ Pope John XXII, in his Bull "Quorumdam exigit" (1317); urging a group of separatist friars who engaged in extreme asceticism to follow the Faith (e.g., Romans 13:1-2) and obey their leaders (from the article "Spirituals")