Archive | 2019

These Beautiful Bones, Emily Stimpson Chapman, theology of the body

What Modernism Gets Wrong about the Body

By Emily Stimpson Chapman  Emily Stimpson Chapman is the award-winning author of several books, including These Beautiful Bones: An Everyday Theology of the Body. Photo Credit: Toa Heftiba As modernism sees it, the human body is nothing more than matter, to be molded, manipulated, and used. Devoid of divine purpose or meaning, it’s left for

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Theology of the Body Beyond the Bedroom

By Emily Stimpson Chapman  Emily Stimpson Chapman is the award-winning author of several books, including These Beautiful Bones: An Everyday Theology of the Body. Photo Credit: Tharun Clicks Right now, a good many minds are at work fleshing out the theology of the body’s theological and philosophical subtleties: how it builds on Karol Wojtyla’s earlier

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Scott Hahn in Cypress, CA

Saturday, January 4, 2020 Don’t miss Scott Hahn and the St. Paul Center in Cypress on Saturday, January 4, 2020. Study Scripture from the heart of the Church with one of today’s most respected scholars. Go deeper into the riches of our Catholic faith—register now! Schedule:  8:30 a.m. — Mass 9:15 a.m. — Talk by

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The Incredible Unity of the Mass

By Jim Papandrea  Jim Papandrea is a St. Paul Center Fellow, Catholic professor, author, speaker, and musician. He is currently Professor of Church History and Historical Theology at Garrett-Evangelical Seminary at Northwestern University, as well as a consultant in Adult Faith Formation and a regular speaker in parish and lay formation programs across the Chicago

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Dr. James Merrick

Dr. James Merrick has served as a professor at universities and seminaries on both coasts of the U.S. Before entering the Catholic Church, he was for a decade an Anglican priest in both the U.S. and the U.K. Currently, he is a Lecturer at Franciscan University of Steubenville, Instructor for the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown’s Diaconate

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Rachael Marie Collins, Called by God, Vocations Week

How Do I Know If I Have a Vocation?: Guidance in Confusion

By Rachael Marie Collins  Rachael Marie Collins  was an Associate (judicial clerk) at the High Court of Australia and was admitted to the bar in New York where she worked for Clifford Chance L.L.P. She is the author of Called by God: Discernment and Preparation for Religious Life. Photo Credit: Naassom Azevedo One of the

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Called by God, Rachael Marie Collins, National Vocations Week

Advice for Women Discerning Religious Life

By Rachael Marie Collins  Rachael Marie Collins  was an Associate (judicial clerk) at the High Court of Australia and was admitted to the bar in New York where she worked for Clifford Chance L.L.P. She is the author of Called by God: Discernment and Preparation for Religious Life. Photo Credit: Ben White The best way

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Scott Hahn in Pinehurst, NC

Friday, February 28, 2020 Don’t miss Scott Hahn and the St. Paul Center in Pinehurst on Friday, February 28, 2020. Study Scripture from the heart of the Church with one of today’s most respected scholars. Go deeper into the riches of our Catholic faith—register now! Schedule:  7:30 p.m. — Talk by Scott Hahn 8:30 p.m.

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Augustine on the Eucharist

By Mike Aquilina  Mike Aquilina is executive vice-president of the St. Paul Center and a contributing editor for Angelus News. He is author of more than fifty books, including The Eucharist Foretold: The Lost Prophecy of Malachi.  There’s no theologian more famous or more influential in the West than Augustine of Hippo. The story of

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Mike Aquilina, Eucharist foretold

A Pure Sacrifice: Why the Mass Isn’t Just Symbolic

By Mike Aquilina  Mike Aquilina is executive vice-president of the St. Paul Center and a contributing editor for Angelus News. He is author of more than fifty books, including The Eucharist Foretold: The Lost Prophecy of Malachi.  Photo Credit: Josh Applegate For from the rising of the sun to its setting my name is great among

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