Rome leads Charge Against Gay Marriage Some signs it might make a dent. [Read more...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26822.html

Sherry Weddell of the St. Catherine of Siena Institute replies… to this question: Great question! The short answer is: this is no “one book/program fits all” available. This is not failure but reality since the formation of adults encompasses several different critical developmental stages: Seeker (which includes basic evangelism), Disciple, (the foundations of the Christian [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26823.html

Catholic Exchange is Hot Stuff Catholic Exchange, the web site for which I am Senior Content Editor, just passed the USCCB in the Alexa.com rankings and is now the #8 most heavily trafficked Catholic website in the world, according to NewAdvent.org. Bear in mind, though, that there are no daily Web PORTALS ahead of us. [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26825.html

Catholic Exchange is Hot Stuff Catholic Exchange, the web site for which I am Senior Content Editor, just passed the USCCB in the Alexa.com rankings and is now the #8 most heavily trafficked Catholic website in the world, according to NewAdvent.org. Bear in mind, though, that there are no daily Web PORTALS ahead of us. [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26824.html

On Wednesday night, he said, his troops picked up the wife and daughter of an Iraqi lieutenant general. They left a note: “If you want your family released, turn yourself in.” There are two parts of Just War theory: ius ad bellum (which asks whether the war should be fought at all) and ius in [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26826.html

Not All Episcopalians Are Taking the Self-Immolation of Their Communion Lying Down [Read more...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26827.html

I managed to have just about everybody misunderstand my “Another Sad Day for Death Penalty Enthusiasts” blog To be clear, I meant exactly what I said. There are people who are not merely death penalty supporters (a position I respect though disagree with), but death penalty *enthusiasts*. People who *love* the death penalty, who long [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26829.html

I managed to have just about everybody misunderstand my “Another Sad Day for Death Penalty Enthusiasts” blog To be clear, I meant exactly what I said. There are people who are not merely death penalty supporters (a position I respect though disagree with), but death penalty *enthusiasts*. People who *love* the death penalty, who long [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26828.html

New York, New York! It’s a helluva town! [Read more...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26830.html

The West, You See, is Immensely Superior to the Islamosphere Because We Do our Killing in Private As everybody knows, it much less sinful for an entire population to participate in privatized murder of the innocent of their own free will than for a small oligarchy of murderers to hold a population hostage. That’s why [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26832.html

The West, You See, is Immensely Superior to the Islamosphere Because We Do our Killing in Private As everybody knows, it much less sinful for an entire population to participate in privatized murder of the innocent of their own free will than for a small oligarchy of murderers to hold a population hostage. That’s why [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26831.html

No, the author is no relation I only skimmed the piece. It looked like a fairly stupid bit of agitprop against Jenkins, but I didn’t read it carefully. [Read more...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26834.html

No, the author is no relation I only skimmed the piece. It looked like a fairly stupid bit of agitprop against Jenkins, but I didn’t read it carefully. [Read more...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26833.html

A reader asks Do you (or maybe any of your blog readers) happen to know if there is a solid (orthodox) adult education program written for Parish use – something perhaps based on the Catechism with liberal usage of Scripture references, Church history, etc…including the lives and wisdom of the Saints. If there isn’t, there [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26835.html

Laity making life difficult for Fr. Biondi A reader sends along the following followup to his earlier correspondence Dear Father Biondi: Thank you for your prompt reply to my e-mail sent yesterday. Frankly, I was pleasantly surprised to hear from you and read your statement of pro-life beliefs and support for the Catholic Church’s teaching [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26838.html

Laity making life difficult for Fr. Biondi A reader sends along the following followup to his earlier correspondence Dear Father Biondi: Thank you for your prompt reply to my e-mail sent yesterday. Frankly, I was pleasantly surprised to hear from you and read your statement of pro-life beliefs and support for the Catholic Church’s teaching [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26837.html

Laity making life difficult for Fr. Biondi A reader sends along the following followup to his earlier correspondence Dear Father Biondi: Thank you for your prompt reply to my e-mail sent yesterday. Frankly, I was pleasantly surprised to hear from you and read your statement of pro-life beliefs and support for the Catholic Church’s teaching [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26836.html

Why Do I Write the Stuff in the Previous Blog? Fr. Michael Sweeney of the much-raved-about-on-my-blog St. Catherine of Siena Institute will be giving a talk to the Puget Sound chapter of Voice of the Faithful. What is your reaction? Do you assume he is defiled and no longer trustworthy because he dines with VOTF [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26840.html

Why Do I Write the Stuff in the Previous Blog? Fr. Michael Sweeney of the much-raved-about-on-my-blog St. Catherine of Siena Institute will be giving a talk to the Puget Sound chapter of Voice of the Faithful. What is your reaction? Do you assume he is defiled and no longer trustworthy because he dines with VOTF [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26839.html

Phariseeism vs. Conquering Defilement Matthew practices a very subtle form of catechesis. He presents Jesus as the New Moses not by saying, “Hey! Listen up! Jesus is the New Moses!” but by showing him going up on a mountain and delivering the New Law of the New Israel (known to most of us as the [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26843.html

Phariseeism vs. Conquering Defilement Matthew practices a very subtle form of catechesis. He presents Jesus as the New Moses not by saying, “Hey! Listen up! Jesus is the New Moses!” but by showing him going up on a mountain and delivering the New Law of the New Israel (known to most of us as the [Read More...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/markshea/2003/07/26842.html


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