December 4, 2015

Freedom, Truth, and Human Dignity

I. Introduction A. I am delighted to comment on the important book of Professors Schindler and Healy on the formation and interpretation of Dignitatis Humanae (DH), Freedom, Truth, and Human Dignity (FTHD). In the interest of full disclosure, let me say that this text has been very helpful to me in preparing talks leading up...
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Our Back Pages: Holy days, in war and peace

Christmas held special meaning at the end of World War II for Baltimore Catholics.
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Advent’s focus is waiting for Christmas but also includes lots of feasts

Although the four weeks of Advent focus on waiting for Christmas, the church does not just sit around and wait for the main event. It celebrates plenty of major feasts with lots of customs, traditions and even special foods during December.
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