The Catholic Church Doesn’t Know What Makes Them Attractive To Modern People

We are approaching 2023 and the Catholic Church in my country are still making the mistake of using the popular culture to convert a progressive people disillusioned with the Church. Whenever leaflets for an invite to a Charismatic Catholic meeting come through my door, they look so modern and unspiritual. They prepare the leaflets like … Continue reading The Catholic Church Doesn’t Know What Makes Them Attractive To Modern People

Atheists Have Bad Relationships With Their Fathers

Image by sarahbernier3140 from Pixabay Before I was ever remotely interested in anything religious I noticed something about those I engaged with in the local pubs and clubs that confessed to being atheist. Most of them being atheist or agnostic were either of a wealthy privately educated background or had no father at all.The former … Continue reading Atheists Have Bad Relationships With Their Fathers

I Didn’t Want To Receive Holy Communion Today But Then This Happened

Image by James Chan from Pixabay I went to Church today and sat at the back where I usually sit. You're probably wondering why I do this. I used to sit near the front, but from doing so kept getting asked to be a reader, deacon or involved in life on the Altar. It's the … Continue reading I Didn’t Want To Receive Holy Communion Today But Then This Happened

The United Kingdom That Included The Now Republic Of Ireland Was Inspired By God

King Henry II As a young man I grew up surrounded by republicanism and have endured my fair share of terror having travelled to the North throughout the 80's and 90's. Despite this I've always had a nuanced view of the relationship between Ireland and England displeasing to both modern Loyalists and Republicans. Some people … Continue reading The United Kingdom That Included The Now Republic Of Ireland Was Inspired By God