Tag: G.K. Chesterton

Gift of self in marriage, family and fellowship

Gift of self in marriage, family and fellowship

| October 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Bundling takeaways from the fruits of a Siena Symposium for Women, Family and Culture that my wife and I recently attended reminded me that I should read the third chapter of Genesis — expulsion from Eden — more thoroughly.

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In divisive times, Chesterton inspires unity among Catholics, author says

In divisive times, Chesterton inspires unity among Catholics, author says

| Junno Arocho Esteves | June 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

At a time when Catholics seem to be split between conservative or progressive factions, the life and works of English writer G. K. Chesterton can inspire men and women in the church to rise above conflict, said U.S. scholar Dale Ahlquist.

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Love your political enemies

Love your political enemies

| Jason Adkins | May 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

Not every political issue is a battle between good and evil. In fact, most are not. But more and more issues at the Capitol are being framed that way because we continue to lose a sense of the dignity of our political opponents.

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Adventure by Catholic terms: ‘You were made for greatness’

Adventure by Catholic terms: ‘You were made for greatness’

| Christina Capecchi | February 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

All afternoon I had been hunkered over my MacBook, perched above a frozen lake and watching the sun cast pink into the clouds. I was thinking about what lie dormant and all the possibility below, waiting to thaw.

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How can I be joyful?

How can I be joyful?

| Father Michael Schmitz | January 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Q. This time of the year is difficult for me. I have so much uncertainty and pain in my life, and the holidays often only remind me of my suffering and loneliness. How can a person actually have joy in a world like this?

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The apostle of ‘the apostle of common sense’

The apostle of ‘the apostle of common sense’

| January 6, 2016 | 4 Comments

George Preca of Malta. The rosary’s luminous mysteries. The Lord’s Prayer, the Greek word for “debt,” and the interchange of “justice” and “righteousness.” Standing before 18 high school sophomores in early December, Dale Ahlquist tied each topic into a 45-minute lecture on Christ’s Sermon on the Mount and the Beatitudes.

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G.K. Chesterton connects Minnesota and Italy

G.K. Chesterton connects Minnesota and Italy

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Delegation visits local counterpart of school named after 20th century writer

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Immigration and the Next America

Immigration and the Next America

| Jason Adkins | November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

The story of America is the story of immigration. That is the message of Los Angeles Archbishop José Gomez’s important and timely book entitled, “Immigration and the Next America” (Our Sunday Visitor). In it, Archbishop Gomez argues that the immigration debate is about much more than immigration.

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