The Dominating Heresy of Our Time

Every age has its own besetting heresy. Looking back – at Arianism or Montanism, for example – it is clear that these sprang out of the way society was structured at the time, and the way people understood themselves and their purpose in that society. Heretics occasionally realise they have departed in some way from …

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Why Does The Church …?

A selection from some patient and thoughtful replies by Mark Shea to an enquirer at his blog Catholic and Enjoying It!: 1. Do you believe women should be ordained into the Catholic priesthood? The question is not whether they should be, but whether they can be. And the Church has already given its answer: She lacks …

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