Daily Archives: 27 July 2015

Dives in Misericordiae 12d: Moral Permissiveness

This last paragraph of section 12 sums up much of what we have discussed recently: The Church, having before her eyes the picture of the generation to which we belong, shares the uneasiness of so many of the people of … Continue reading

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Hope and the Examen

As you read this, I will be motoring through Iowa and South Dakota today. But thanks to the technology offered by WordPress, I write this several days ago as part of my observance of a month of Ignatian spirituality, in … Continue reading

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Laudato Si 43: Decline in the Quality of Human Life and the Breakdown of Society

The encyclical letter Laudato Si is available here on the Vatican website. In Section IV of Chapter One, Pope Francis turns his attention to the “Decline in the Quality of Human Life and the Breakdown of Society.” After all, we … Continue reading

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