Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Catholicism's Vision

Yesterday between classes a student in my introductory theology course asked me why I was a Roman Catholic. Half of her family is Roman Catholic, and she was frank in saying that she really didn't understand why anyone, like me, would choose to become Catholic.

I didn't have much time to speak with her, so I promised that I would send to her a link to an article I wrote in 2013 about what I understand to be the meaning and purpose of Catholicism. Unfortunately, the newspaper for which I wrote the article no longer has a link to it online, so I figured I would upload a scan of the article here: