Tag Archives: God

Darwin’s Contribution to Humanity – Reply to a letter!

A letter in the 10 to 16 August edition of The Southern Cross (a South African Catholic newspaper) from Pat Dacey of Johannesburg entitled ‘Darwin’s contribution to humanity’, expounds the virtues of Charles Darwin. It really would be interesting to … Continue reading

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Our Ways are not God’s Ways

Try as he may, man cannot deny that he is a creature, a creation. He cannot put into action the prideful independence that he so covetously desires exactly because he will always be the result of some other first cause. … Continue reading

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Robert Mugabe – An Insensitive Vatican Solecism!

The beatification of Bl. John Paul II is indeed a joyous occasion – the celebration of a life lived with purpose and sacrifice. A life lived in servitude to Christ and as a moral and shining light to all Catholics … Continue reading

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Early Riposte to the Fulminations of an Implacable Atheist

I am busy reading Michael Parenti’s latest book ‘God and His Demons’ and though I haven’t finished yet (my reading is in the early stages), my initial reactions require me to express a preliminary opinion. As my reading progresses and … Continue reading

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Is Christian Persecution on the Increase?

In a recent address, Pope Benedict XVI described Christians as the religious group which suffers most from persecution on account of its faith. He cited atrocities in the Middle East and elsewhere but Iraq in particular, where the Syrio-Catholic Cathedral … Continue reading

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