Communio

…bearing with one another in love, making every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.

Month: October 2010

Spouses are to help each other follow a path of sanctity, Pope Benedict teaches

On Wednesday, October 27, Pope Benedict XVI noted that in the Great Jubilee of the Year 2000, the Venerable Servant of God John Paul II proclaimed Saint Bridget of Sweden (1303-1373), co-patroness of the whole of Europe. It’s the hope of all of us, as Benedict indicated, that Saint Bridget “…can intercede effectively before God, […]

The task of science was AND remains a patient, passionate search for truth about the cosmos, nature, the constitution of the human being, Pope tells us

For those who think that the Catholic Church, orthodox Catholic theology, the Pope, or any right-thinking Catholic person in the 21st century is against science: think again. Take your head out of the sand; do some reading. Today, His Holiness address the distinguished members of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences meeting for their plenary assembly. The […]

Subjected to the spirit, the body will be sexual in eternal life, according to Aquinas

The liturgical year of the Church brings to the front burner of the spiritual life a number of things at this time of year: questions about salvation, death, hell, heaven, purgatory, Christ’s kingship, conversion, and the like. In fact, a central piece of our spiritual work in the School of Community (of Communion and Liberation) […]