Should Christians Watch “The Young Pope”?

By |2017-03-04T21:57:00-05:00March 4th, 2017|Categories: Catholicism, Culture, Film|

The Young Pope is unexpectedly different, painting a picture of the Vatican that is at once repulsive and frightening, yet also beautiful, mysterious, and at times even holy… Hollywood’s brush tends to paint the Vatican in colors dark and foreboding, a lavishly decorated place of simony and secret sexual sins. The papal throne is made [...]

Watching the World Burn

By |2019-03-05T14:03:25-05:00October 3rd, 2014|Categories: Atheism, Christendom, Culture, Science|Tags: |

You have opened this page on your web browser. Now you’ve got to close it. Find your shoelaces and start untying. I want you to take off your shoes. Moses approached the burning bush, the bush ablaze with God, and he took off his sandals. For St. Francis, the whole world was a burning bush [...]