Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

The Insights eNewsletter

There's Still Life in the Catechism!

First appeared on 06/10/2014. Insights is also available to members via email delivery.

The head of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith recently explained and defended the Catechism of the Catholic Church at an Irish seminary. At root, I would say he was inoculating the seminarians against Modernism. See my latest On the Culture essay: Defending the Catechism against the Calendar.

For the complete text of the address, which is theologically deep, see The Ecclesiality of the Catechism.

You probably know that on Pentecost, Pope Francis hosted the heads of state of Palestine and Israel in a meeting devoted to prayers for peace. Pope Francis' own prayer is here: Invocation for Peace.

Meanwhile, the news for Christians in the Middle East continues to be mostly bad. Consider these two recent stories:... [more content for subscribers]

There's much more! Sign up to receive Insights!

Subscribe for free
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org
Shop Amazon

Recent Catholic Commentary

Insights on the enigma that is Pope Francis March 27
Our Most Characteristic Vice? March 27
Recognizing the Noonday Devil March 27
Patricia Jannuzzi on gay activists: And the real problem is? March 27
Surrogate parenthood = exploitation of desperate women March 27

Top Catholic News

Most Important Stories of the Last 30 Days
Pope announces Jubilee: a Year of Mercy CWN - March 13