Focus on the Family Misleading Kids

My child’s October 2017 Clubhouse magazine contained an article titled “A Faith Like Martin’s” by Janice Miller which was apparently written in honor of the Reformation’s so-called 500th anniversary (commemorating an event which itself is considered historical fiction). Besides this popular inaccuracy, the article contained several other misleading statements. I sent them the following letter in…

Bumper Sticker Catholicism Book Giveaway!

My buddy Devin Rose and I have put out a short but powerful e-book titled Bumper Sticker Catholicism which distills many important, stand-alone arguments in several categories down to just a few sentences. it’s great as a memory refresher or to help quickly get the gist of the Catholic position on several issues. So if you: Want…

What are the Four Marks of the Church?

Introduction October is the month of the Rosary and a time when Catholics continue their 2,000 year old tradition of fighting to protect the life of the unborn through 40 Days for Life. October 2017 also marks the 100th anniversary of the final Marian apparitions at Fatima.—an event witnessed by more people than Jesus’ resurrection! For…

Celiac Disease and a Gluten-Free Eucharist

Recently, the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments reiterated the Church’s teachings regarding the matter of the Eucharist – notably that Communion hosts must be wheat bread, and therefore contain some amount of gluten. This has led some people to think that celiacs (or simply those allergic to wheat / gluten)…

Choosing a Catholic Study Bible

Introduction One thing about being Catholic – choosing a Study Bible is a lot easier than it is for Protestants! For one thing, there are fewer translations with the full canon, so one does not need to spend nearly as much time sifting through the numerous and various options out there. Second, the number of…