Women Deacons? That’s Not Nicaea!

The deaconesses are coming! If you’ve been following the news, you’ve probably heard that Pope Francis has established a commission to investigate the role of women deacons in the Church. This decision came during a conversation between the pope and the International Union of Superior Generals, a group of women that serve as heads of … Read more…

“No One With A Good Car Needs To Be Justified”

Thus declares the antagonist of Flannery O’ Connor’s story, Wise Blood. He’s tapping into the general shallowness of our thought about salvation and what it means for us. If you can fill up your car with gas and drive off wherever you want, why do you need salvation to feel good about your life? We … Read more…