Free Catholic Bio-Ethics Course

April 8, 2022 0 Comments

Joan Lewis looks into Eastern Churches

June 19, 2021 0 Comments

Joan Lewis, the EWTN news correspondent in Rome speaks with Paulist Father Matt Berrios about the Eastern Churches. Joan also blogs at Joan’s Rome. Father Matt is in Rome to pursue advanced studies at the Pontifical Oriental Institute (PIO). Joan lives in Rome full-time and is well-connected with the goings-on of the Catholic Church. In …

Experiencing Deification in Lent

March 18, 2021 0 Comments

The Sheptytsky Institute in Toronto does some marvelous things to push back the boundaries of ignorance. Recently, the Institute hosted a conversation entitled, “The Experience of Deification in the Lenten Liturgies” with Fr. Khaled Anatolios, University of Notre Dame and the Institute’s executive director, Fr. Alexander Laschuk. Eastern Christians typically speak of salvation as deification. …

Free online Bible study

March 1, 2021 0 Comments

Herewith is a flyer for a Bible study on the oldest Gospel, Mark. The presenter is Father Greg Lozinskyy, pastor of St John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church (Trumbull, CT; Father Greg has recently finished his doctorate in Sacred Scripture from the Pontifical Biblical Institute (Rome). The study begins tomorrow night, March 2! The …

Cardinal Sandri gives interview

February 16, 2021 0 Comments

The Prefect of the Oriental Congregation at the Holy See, Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, gave an interview. Read “The Oriental Churches: Communities with more to offer than incense,” by Alessandro De Carolis. The Prefect doesn’t typically give interviews.

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2021

January 17, 2021 0 Comments

The 2021 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity theme is “Abide in My Love…You Shall Bear Much Fruit.” It was discerned by the Monastic Community of Grandchamp in Switzerland and finds its origins in the Gospel of John (cf. John 15:5-9). The Week of Prayer is January 18-25. “Jesus gave his life for all out …

Dear Students, There is no afterwards

April 1, 2020 0 Comments

Thanks to Church Life Journal at the University of Notre Dame  for this terrific piece.