A New Song for the Church

The November/December issue of Lay Witness magazine explores the theme of Catholic culture. Undoubtedly there are remarkable signs of hope and renewal in our culture at large, and within the Church, due in part to the encouragement of Pope Benedict, much of the same can be said. In the discipline of Sacred Music, one need look no […]

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A Few Good Fathers

Getting to know the Church Fathers means getting to know our own roots. It means knowing more deeply who we are as we learn more and more about who they are. The early Christians are our ancestors, our common genealogy, our family. When we look to our roots, what do we see? That’s what beloved […]

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New from Emmaus Road: “Getting the Marriage Conversation Right”

Msgr. Charles Pope of the Archdiocese of Washington has an informative summary of the newest booklet from Emmaus Road Publishing, Getting the Marriage Conversation Right: A Guide for Effective Dialogue (available through our website). In his post, Msgr. Pope gets to the heart of the debate over same-sex “marriage”: …the problem with most understandings of marriage today […]

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Lay Witness–spotlight on Catholic Culture

The November/December issue of Lay Witness magazine is one you’ll not want to miss. Discussing the broad issue of Catholic Culture, this issue tackles both the general question of “What is Catholic Culture?” and specific manifestations of Catholic contributions to culture at large. Weighing in from their respective disciplines, authors James Gaston, David Clayton, Anthony Esolen, […]

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