What is more important, faith or culture?

Culture can be a unique obstacle when associated with the process of proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ. More often than not, the culture becomes the creed rather than the actual Creed itself. It is not uncommon to see loyalty to one’s culture or personal “ism” over one’s faith and religious identity. 

When You Pray For Your Child

The art of effective communication implies willingness to genuinely respect each other’s position and recognize one’s dignity as a fellow human. Proverbs offers the following counsel on effective communication, prudence, and fidelity: 

Seven things I would tell my son as he enters seminary

One of the most endearing gifts we possess as human beings is being an imprint of God’s image. The irony of this gift is that it’s often overlooked or taken for granted. The truth is, through our Baptism, we receive this distinctive mark that can never be removed.