LifeSiteNews, Maike Hickson: In light of the continuous and insisting pressure on the Catholic Church (also in relation to the upcoming 2019 Pan-Amazon Synod) to let go of priestly celibacy and to allow the ordination of morally proven married men – “viri probati” – the recent book by Father Gary Selin, Priestly Celibacy: Theological Foundations, gives a good overview of the history and theology of priestly celibacy. As he shows, this practice can be traced back to Apostolic times. Full review is here.
Brother Andre Marie"Little things are indeed little; but to be faithful in little things is a great thing." St. Augustine, De Doct. Christ., xiv, 35.7 hours ago
Brother Andre MarieWhat do you know of suffering? In all our sacred history, the chosen ones have always been those who've suffered. Why then should God choose you?—Mean Old Hollywood Sister to Jennifer Jones' Saint Bernadette7 hours ago