Category Archives: Life in the Church

Pope Unveils Historic Document on Scripture in the Life of the Church

Last week, the Vatican released a document which some are calling the most important document on Scripture since Vatican II. The Holy Father issued it as a follow-up to the bishop’s synod on Scripture which was held back in 2008. … Continue reading

Posted in Holy Father, Life in the Church, Scripture | Leave a comment

Pope Benedict on Popularity and the Church

Today, Pope Benedict XVI began his historic visit to the U.K.  During his flight to Scotland this morning, a group of reporters were given a brief press conference with a time for question and answer. One of the reporters asked … Continue reading

Posted in Life in the Church | 1 Comment

How does the world see Christians?

I first read the following words a number of years ago. They were written in the second century by the Roman lawyer Aristides, who was attempting to explain to the Emperor Hadrian what this new “Christian” community was all about. … Continue reading

Posted in Life in the Church, Life in the World, Scripture | Leave a comment