reduction of reason


Evangelizing in the PostModern World

In today’s postmodern world it is a common cultural assumption that we all live by our own “truth,” worldview, or ethical principles.  They are merely subjectively chosen without regard to any real traction in the extra-mental world around us.  They give our lives meaning because we choose them as one choses a favorite ice cream […]


The Year of Faith, Thomas Aquinas, and the Argument Haters

As we settle into the Year of Faith it is most helpful to recall that Pope Benedict’s challenge to us is twofold: First, develop a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ by encountering Him daily in personal prayer and, when possible, in the Eucharist. Second, grow in a deeper and more systematic understanding of the Catholic […]