Archive | November, 2019

Scott Hahn in New York City

Friday, December 13, 2019 Don’t miss Scott Hahn and the St. Paul Center in New York City on Friday, December 13. Join us for a morning of Advent reflection on St. Joseph, one of Dr. Hahn’s most popular topics. Prepare your heart for Christmas—register now! Schedule:  8:00 a.m. — Mass 8:30 a.m. — “Silent Knight,

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How to Read a Gospel: The Story of Matthew

By Leroy Huizenga  Leroy A. Huizenga is Administrative Chair of Human and Divine Sciences at the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND. He is the author of Behold the Christ: Proclaiming the Gospel of Matthew.  The Gospel of Matthew presents itself as a universal, authoritative document persisting for all time for the Church enduring for

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Last Supper

The Church’s Eucharistic Mission

By Leroy Huizenga  Leroy A. Huizenga is Administrative Chair of Human and Divine Sciences at the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND. He is the author of Behold the Christ: Proclaiming the Gospel of Matthew.  The theme of “fulfillment” in the Gospel of Matthew has occasioned much discussion, particularly in light of the “lure” of

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Twelve Apostles, New Israel, Gospel of Matthew

Why Twelve?: The Apostles and the New Israel

By Edward Sri  Dr. Edward Sri is professor of theology and Scripture at the Augustine Institute’s Master’s in Catechetics and Evangelization program in Denver, Colorado. He is the author of numerous books, including God with Us: Encountering Jesus in the Gospel of Matthew.  For the Jewish people, the number twelve was much more than a

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Roasted Potato, Bacon, and Kale Salad

By Emily Stimpson Chapman  Emily Stimpson Chapman is the award-winning author of several books, including The Catholic Table: Finding Joy Where Food and Faith Meet. Find more recipes on her blog, The Catholic Table. It was supposed to be a simple dinner. It was supposed to be quick, easy, and nothing about which I had

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Called to Holiness, Sermon on the Mount, Matthew 5:48, universal call to holiness, the fulfillment of all desire

Building the Kingdom: The Mission of Jesus

By Edward Sri  Dr. Edward Sri is professor of theology and Scripture at the Augustine Institute’s Master’s in Catechetics and Evangelization program in Denver, Colorado. He is the author of numerous books, including God with Us: Encountering Jesus in the Gospel of Matthew.  While the death and Resurrection are the most crucial chapters in the

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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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