Daily Archives: 17 April 2015

Misericordiae Vultus 3: The Jubilee Opens

Why a jubilee? The first paragraph explains it: 3. At times we are called to gaze even more attentively on mercy so that we may become a more effective sign of the Father’s action in our lives. For this reason … Continue reading

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Humanae Vitae 7: Doctrinal Principles

Humanae Vitae is online at the Vatican site, and the text highlighted below is © Copyright – Libreria Editrice Vaticana. The first principle is that human beings are not just biological entities. Any serious theology must be rooted in the … Continue reading

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DPPL 278: Ecumenism and Marian Shrines

Is the Blessed Mother a help or an obstacle? A few saints weigh in for our consideration: 278. Ecumenical endeavor in shrines dedicated to Our Lady pose special considerations. At a supernatural level, Our Lady, who gave birth to our Saviour … Continue reading

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