The very touch of his garments sufficed to restore health to such as had lost it; let us go to him in his adorable Sacrament; and the divine life, whose germ is already within us, will develop itself, and the energy, which was beginning to droop in our hearts, will regain all its vigor.
Some philosophers have considered that the existence of God is so 'clearly seen' that it is, in fact, self-evident. If the existence of God is self-evident, there is no purpose in attempting to demonstrate it by argument. Therefore, we must begin by asking whether the existence of God is in fact self-evident.
Bishop Strickland ‘loved your eternal salvation so much that he felt obliged to publicly criticize the errors of your magisterium in the hope that you would rectify them,’ Father Jesusmary Missigbètò writes to Pope Francis.
The 'synodal form' of theology no longer looks to the infallible magisterium of the Catholic Church as its source and authoritative guide but rather to 'the ability to listen, dialogue, discern and integrate the multiplicity and variety of instances and inputs.'
Patience, all who are now despised, for time is short; the fashion of this world passeth away! It is in the light of our Baptism that we must look upon those foolish men, who think themselves strong, because they are violent.
To the end of his life St. Augustine never ceased to fight for the truth against all the heresies then invented by the father of lies; in his ever repeated victories, we know not which to admire most: his knowledge of the Holy Scriptures, his powerful logic, or his eloquence.