Tag - original sin

Sin No Laughing Matter… But Is THIS How To Teach Cleverly About Purity?

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMo6DFnBtm4 Comment:  It's nearly impossible not to see the funny side of much of Jason's talk.  Easy to see why teenagers would thoroughly enjoy his lectures. Still,  certain "givens" cause concern; should Catholics be accepting of, for example, "dating" in High School?  That's just one of many reservations which I have about the above speaker but,...

Vegas Massacre: Guns Not The Cause…

Isn't it refreshing to hear some honest discussion about the real cause, the root cause of the change in society - in this case, specifically the increased violence in the U.S.A... That it is the human condition, fallen human nature that is to blame, not guns per se...  And isn't it good to see...

What is YOUR “Personality Type”?

The other day, a family member was telling me about a "personality test" that enables us to work out to which "type" of personality (out of four possible categories) we belong.  The test is here   However, when I completed the test earlier today I came out as "nervous melancholic" and when I looked at the results, absolutely everything...

Glasgow Crash: does human tragedy make God more present in the world?

The popular view about human suffering is that it makes it more difficult to believe in God. Even Catholics - indeed, even some priests - express themselves at a loss when dealing with death, especially sudden death or the death of a young person. That's astonishing, and completely contradicts what Catholic believe about the...