This movie is based on a play written by Karol Wojtyla as a tribute to his love for St. Albert, and his inspiration for Wojtyla in discerning his own vocation to give up acting for the priesthood
The film also shows how Ignatius wove the trials, errors, and lessons of his eventful life into the fabric of his masterpiece, the “Spiritual Exercises”
Bishop Barron considers what an alien movie can teach us about Scripture and prayer
I wonder whether I might add a somewhat dissenting voice to the conversation?
Rome Reports Documentary Brings Viewers Inside Key Moments, Places in Jorge’s Life, Captures Personal Details Francis Has Shared
In the measure that it reminds young people that there is more to reality than meets the eye … Doctor Strange performs, I would argue, an important service.
“What principally differentiates it from the Heston Ben-Hur is its greater stress on the strange power of Christ to bring about forgiveness—an emphasis, I must say, much needed in the cultural context of the present moment”
Prior to 1500 or so, it was practically unthinkable not to be religious
The unborn can be defended through movies, even if the cinema team doesn’t intend it
There is a distinction between the Bible and practically all other spiritualities, religions, and philosophies of the world…
Film sheds light on key aspects of innocent suffering
‘Protecting children and providing support for survivors and their families must be a priority in all aspects of the life of the Church.’
It reminded me of debates that were fashionable in theological circles when I was doing my studies in the 1970s and 1980s
The best way to understand virtue is not through abstract study but rather by watching the virtuous man in action
Knights of Columbus Produced Video Being Brodcast on ABC, Available on DVD
This year’s theme is “The Rhythm of Life”
Joss Whedon’s “Avenger” films, the second of which has just appeared, work as a sort of antidote to Tolkien and Lewis, shaping the imaginations of young people so as to receive a distinctly different message than the Christian Gospel.