"Everyone who belongs to the Truth hears my voice…" (John 18:37)

Tag: chastity

St. Agnes

St. Agnes Born: 291 AD in Rome Martyred: 304 AD in Rome Canonized: 4th-5th Century AD Feast Day: January 21st  Patronage: Virgins, Chastity, Betrothed Couples, The Girl Guides, Gardeners Near the renowned Piazza Navona in the heart of ancient Rome is the magnificent Church of Sant’Angese in Agone (St. Agnes in Agony). The construction of… Read More ›

“A Theology of Dating?” – Talk by Fr. Cristino

This talk was delivered by Fr. Cristino to a Catholic Speed Dating event. Although he espouses a very counter-cultural view of what should constitute “dating”, it is with the hope to raise our contemporary generation out of what can often be a harmful cycle of relationships which do not effectively lead people to healthy marriages…. Read More ›

“Moral Theology & Catholic Decision Making: Week 8” – Course by Fr. Cristino

The concluding lecture of this series takes all that has been covered regarding the foundational principles of moral decision making in our tradition, combined with last week’s emphasis on human dignity, in order to better grasp the Church’s position on sexual ethics. It is in this area that the world pays most attention to the… Read More ›

Time to Take a Stand

As Canadians, we have always prided ourselves on being a democratic society. We see ourselves as a community who cares for one another, and we are prepared to stand up for others in order to protect the common good. Recent events in Alberta, however, suggest that the religious freedom of Catholics – which is protected… Read More ›

“What the Church ACTUALLY Teaches About Same-Sex Attraction” – Talk by Fr. Cristino

There is perhaps a no more divisive issue in our modern times than that of the Catholic Church’s response to homosexuality. Upon visiting a typical high school classroom, the following question will invariably be posed, “Why does the Church hate gay people?” Could it be, that Holy Mother Church, the Spotless Bride of Christ, could… Read More ›