Archive | August, 2019

Is Celibacy Biblical?

By Curtis Mitch Curtis Mitch is a writer, editor, and research fellow at the St. Paul Center. He has been a contributor to the popular apologetics series Catholic for a Reason (Emmaus Road Publishing); he has co-authored a commentary on the Gospel of Matthew with Edward Sri in the Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture series (Baker Academic); and

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The Lost Tribes of Israel and the Book of Revelation

By Michael Barber  Dr. Michael Barber, St. Paul Center Senior Fellow, is Associate Professor of Scripture and Theology at the Augustine Institute. He has served as Dean of the School of Theology at John Paul the Great University in San Diego, where he created and ran a graduate program in Biblical Theology. Dr. Barber holds

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What Is Virtue?

By Stacy Mitch  Stacy Mitch is the author of the highly popular Courageous Women Bible study series. Photo Credit: Tom Wheatley What is virtue? Go ahead and try to come up with a definition—and don’t cheat by looking at the rest of this article!   I am willing to bet this was a difficult task for most—I can’t

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Is Mary’s Assumption in the Bible?

By Michael Barber  Dr. Michael Barber, St. Paul Center Senior Fellow, is Associate Professor of Scripture and Theology at the Augustine Institute. He has served as Dean of the School of Theology at John Paul the Great University in San Diego, where he created and ran a graduate program in Biblical Theology. Dr. Barber holds

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Reading with Love: Tips for Sharing Spiritual Books with Children

By Maura Roan McKeegan  Maura Roan McKeegan is the author of the Old and New Series of children’s picture books introducing children to biblical typology. She is a homeschooling mother and a former classroom teacher who studied graduate theology and reading education. Her articles have appeared in publications such as Catholic Digest, Catholic Exchange, The Civilized

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Why Catholics Need Eucharistic Adoration

By Lawrence Feingold  Dr. Lawrence Feingold is Associate Professor of Theology and Philosophy at Kenrick-Glennon Seminary in St. Louis. He is the author of numerous scholarly books, including The Eucharist: Mystery of Presence, Sacrifice, and Communion, a comprehensive commentary on the mystery of the Eucharist drawing from Scripture, the Church Fathers, and magisterial teaching throughout the

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