Daily Archives: 27 April 2015

Humanae Vitae 13: Faithfulness to God’s Design

Humanae Vitae is online at the Vatican site, and the text highlighted below is © Copyright – Libreria Editrice Vaticana. I think Pope Paul’s example here is awkward: 13. (People) rightly observe that a conjugal act imposed on one’s partner … Continue reading

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Misericordiae Vultus 10: The Foundation of the Church’s Life

The very credibility of Christianity is at stake. It is a credibility not based on a more logical set of truths than someone else, or on a lineage of leadership. It is about the imitation of Christ. 10. Mercy is … Continue reading

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DPPL 286c: The Penitential Dimension of Pilgrimage

God offers us mercy on the journey.  If we are wise, we will accept the offer. Penitential dimension. Pilgrimage is also a journey of conversion: in journeying towards a shrine the pilgrim moves from a realization of (her or) his own … Continue reading

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