An Independence Day Message

Yes, this is another post on how the “dogma should live loudly from within you.”  But first, I want to tell you about our new podcast, In the Apostles’ Doctrine with Matthew Pope.  Acts 2:42 says, “They spent their time in learning from the apostles, taking part in the fellowship, and sharing in the fellowshipContinue reading “An Independence Day Message”

Here we are again

Unfortunately we’ve arrived at a point again where the United Kingdom has decided that they have the right to block a child’s parents from recieving the healthcare he deserves.  Back last year we had this same issue with Charlie Gard, who the government would not allow to be flown to the United States or theContinue reading “Here we are again”

A Letter from a Young Adult

What I’ve pasted below is a clipping of a letter from a young Catholic father of three.  It was posted on First Things website by Archbishop Charlse Chaput of Philidelphia.  What I’ve pasted is only an excerpt so I encourage you to check out the full article on First Things. We young people crave theContinue reading “A Letter from a Young Adult”

More on Faith and Politics

First, I hope everyone likes the new website, it’s new layout and new features.  You’ll notice at the bottom of each page we have a list of authors here on EPIC, as well as our most popular posts, and up to the minute headlines from the Catholic News Agency.  If you need help finding anythingContinue reading “More on Faith and Politics”

The Coming of Easter

Hey everyone, sorry for the longer unexpected hiatus.  Things got busy there for a minute.  I also want to mention now that there will be some changes to the website coming soon.  We’ll be rearranging things, but don’t worry, it is all still there. I’m taking a break from the Cultural Commentary series today toContinue reading “The Coming of Easter”

Gentlemen: Let’s Change the Culture

We are living in a world where our values and beliefs are constantly coming under  attack; I talked about this in detail in my last post.  Today, I want to address our male readers.  The world is filled with impure images and cheap sex, something of which we are told to avoid, and rightly so. Continue reading “Gentlemen: Let’s Change the Culture”

Into the Desert

Have you ever felt as if your life is too busy or crazy? Has this craziness ever left you feeling tired, overwhelmed or stressed? Has it ever hurt your relationship with family, friends, or most importantly, God? I think at different points in our lives, we all have stretches where this happens to us. WeContinue reading “Into the Desert”