Strengthening your child’s conscience

How does a parent strengthen the moral conscience of his own child? 

Blessed Cardinal Newman describes the testimony of conscience as an echo of the voice of God enlightening each person to moral truth in specific situations. All of us have a duty to obey a right conscience over and above all considerations.

The three most powerful words

​In Proverbs 3:5-6, Solomon urges us to trust in the Lord with all of our heart and not rely on our insight. The serenity of this simple counsel is meant to guide man to acknowledge God before ourselves, as only God can make our paths straight and clear. 

Is holding someone accountable a virtue?

One of the most challenging situations a person can face is holding someone accountable for their actions. Rarely does someone want to be told what they can or cannot do.