Wolfgang Smith & The Pitfall of Astrophysical Cosmology

“We propose now to look at the big bang scenario from a theological perspective. Leaving aside the question as to whether this cosmology is factually correct, we shall treat it as a kind of myth or icon, a symbol to be read. What, then, does the big bang signify? What above all strikes one is … Continue reading Wolfgang Smith & The Pitfall of Astrophysical Cosmology

Against the Errors of Charismatic Pentecostals

Pentecostalism is being reported as the fasted growing religious denomination in the world. While many other denominations are in decline, the charismatic movement is gaining momentum, and can even boast of having influences within the Catholic Church. The speed at which a false religious sect is growing can be a cause for concern, but it … Continue reading Against the Errors of Charismatic Pentecostals

Pope St. Pius X – Responses of the Biblical Commission

Pope Saint Pius X: Responses of the Biblical Commission - The Authority of the Decisions of the Biblical Commission – [There are some who] have not received or do not receive such decisions with the proper submission, even though they are approved by the pontiff. Therefore, We see that it must be declared and ordered … Continue reading Pope St. Pius X – Responses of the Biblical Commission

Politics Drawn From Holy Scripture – Jacques Benigne Bossuet

“God is the King of kings; it is for him to instruct them and to rule them as its ministers. Listen, then, Monseigneur, to the lessons which he gives them in his Scripture, and learn from him the examples on which they must base their conduct. Besides the other advantages of Scripture, it also enjoys … Continue reading Politics Drawn From Holy Scripture – Jacques Benigne Bossuet

Saint Bonaventure on the Source of Sacred Scripture

“ Scripture does not take its starting point in human inquiry; rather it flows from divine revelation, coming down from the Father of lights (Jas 1:17), from whom every fatherhood in heaven and on earth receives its name. It is from him, through his Son, Jesus Christ, that the Holy Spirit flows also into us. … Continue reading Saint Bonaventure on the Source of Sacred Scripture

The Primacy of Christ

“He is the image of the invisible God, the first-born of all creation; for in him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or principalities or authorities – all things were created through him and for him. He is before all things, and in him all … Continue reading The Primacy of Christ