A Reader asks about Catholic Failure to Catechize

over at the Register and gets a lesson in the problem of going to the elves for counsel (for they will say both Yes and No.)

Communion of Saints, Communion of Sinners
Why the Church Distinguishes between Mortal and Venial Sin, Part II
When Judging is a Virtue
Why the Church Distinguishes Between Mortal and Venial Sins