Daily Archives: 22 April 2015

Humanae Vitae 10: Responsible Parenthood

Humanae Vitae is online at the Vatican site, and the text highlighted below is © Copyright – Libreria Editrice Vaticana. If HV 9 seemed sound, if somewhat incomplete, some Catholics might find this section a bit more problematic. Let’s read … Continue reading

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Misericordiae Vultus 7: Psalm 136

The Psalter’s grand litany of mercy is one of three common psalms for Easter. It should not surprise us that the Church surfaces an expression of gratitude and mercy as a song of praise in response to the Lord’s triumph … Continue reading

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DPPL 283: Pilgrimages in Late Antiquity

The West has much for which to thank Egeria, that 4th century pilgrim. Jerusalem became a Destination. 283. In the Constantinian era, following the rediscovery of the places associated with the Passion of Our Lord and the of the relics … Continue reading

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