More than ever (particularly now, with fears about COVID), we live in an age of disposable everything. What does that view of the environment, and the world around us, do to our view of other people? In today’s episode, Joe and Jennie talk about the idea of “human ecology,” the link between the pro-life movement and a healthy view of environmentalism.
John Paul II, Centesimus Annus
Benedict XVI, Caritas in Veritate
St. Thomas Aquinas is famously brilliant, and famously holy. How can we become a little bit more like him? (And what does he have to say about raising teenagers?)
Thomas Aquinas, Puer Iesus
St. Thomas Aquinas’ 4 Ways to Grow in Wisdom: Part 1 (Shameless Popery)
St. Thomas Aquinas’ 4 Ways to Grow in Wisdom: Part 2 (Shameless Popery)
For much of the Church's history, St. Joseph was largely ignored. These days, he's the second most-cited Saint (after his wife) in the papal Magisterium, and Pope Francis recently declared this the Year for St. Joseph. So what's the big deal about St. Joseph, and what can we learn from him?
Pope Francis, Patris Corde