Tag: Faith and Reason

Chaput: Testing of Christianity today not a defeat but a new awakening

Chaput: Testing of Christianity today not a defeat but a new awakening

| Julie Asher | April 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

For the past three centuries, Western societies have worked hard to “to construct a harmonious moral life through human reason alone, without God,” but “it doesn’t work,” Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput told a New York audience April 27.

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Seeking balance in the story of the cosmos

Seeking balance in the story of the cosmos

| March 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

More than 30 years after Carl Sagan brought the beauty and wonder of outer space to millions of TV watchers, a new version of the popular “Cosmos” series debuted on several cable channels last Sunday.

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Beyond the three ‘Rs: Catholic teachers have special calling

Beyond the three ‘Rs: Catholic teachers have special calling

| Todd Flanders | September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

In a world increasingly confused about truth, students must learn there are some things knowable by faith alone, many by reason alone and often, especially in moral matters, by both faith and reason.

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Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – January 17, 2013

Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – January 17, 2013

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

“Faith and reason are like two people who love each other deeply, who cannot live without each other, and who were intimately made for one another, so much so that they cannot be considered separate from one another and cannot reach their goals separately.”
— Archbishop Gerhard L. Muller, prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith and coordinator of a project to publish the complete works of Joseph Ratzinger-Pope Benedict XVI, on Jan. 11 highlighting a key teaching of the pope that faith and reason go hand in hand

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Defending marriage:

Defending marriage:

| Jason Adkins | August 29, 2012 | 8 Comments

Good science can reinforce what we know by faith and reason

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Get to know God through both scientific reason and faith

Get to know God through both scientific reason and faith

| Father Robert Barron | October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Protestant theologian Paul Tillich once commented that “faith” is the most misunderstood word in the religious vocabulary. I’m increasingly convinced that he was right about this.

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