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Scandal Among Clergy vs. the Incorruptibility of Christ, the Church, and the Sacraments–by Cameron Daly

Some people have a hard time getting around scandalous clergy members. They kind of blame the Church herself–and I can see why they’d think to do that, since the clergy basically represents the Church. But it’s important to keep in … Continue reading

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The Fallacy of “It’s True Because I Want it to be True”

“[It] has not yet received a … technical name; yet the thought that ‘It’s true because I want it to be true’ is perhaps the commonest fallacy of all”–Peter Kreeft (Socratic Logic, p. 83). Kreeft’s basically referring to the error … Continue reading

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“Faith in God’s Words”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of Jan. 18, 2015, by Cameron Daly

This reflection is taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of Jan. 18, 2015: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/011815.cfm “When Samuel went to sleep in his place, the LORD came and revealed his presence, calling out as before, ‘Samuel! Samuel!’ Samuel answered, ‘Speak, for your … Continue reading

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“Mary: God’s Queen, Our Mother, and Key Instrument in Salvation”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of Nov. 16, 2014, by Cameron Daly

This reflection is taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of Nov. 16, 2014: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/111614.cfm Even though Mary is not actually mentioned once in today’s readings, I can see quite a few things in them that pertain to her. In the … Continue reading

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“Water from the Temple”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of Nov. 9, 2014, by Cameron Daly

This reflection was taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of Nov. 9, 2014: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/110914.cfm In today’s readings, we hear a lot about temples. The Responsorial Psalm is the only part that doesn’t mention them. But the Psalm and the first … Continue reading

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“Do as God Does”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of Sept. 21, 2014–by Cameron Daly

This reflection was taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of Sept. 18, 2014: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/092114.cfm “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways my ways, says the LORD.” This is at least the third time God alludes to … Continue reading

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“Wheat, Weeds, and Roots”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of July 20, 2014, by Cameron Daly

This reflection was taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of July 20, 2014: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/072014.cfm As far as botany is concerned, the roots of weeds are known to “choke” the roots of other plants (more specifically, by crowding and starving them). … Continue reading

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