conscience

Encountering the Word — 1 Timothy 1:18-19a

Photography © by Andy Coan

A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture “This charge I commit to you, Timothy, my son, in accordance with the prophetic utterances which pointed to you, that inspired by them you may wage the good warfare, holding faith and a good conscience.” (1 Timothy 1:18-19a) Print this entry

You, Your Conscience and Pinocchio

Every once in a while a news story crosses my path that makes me wonder who exactly is writing this series. Just as I’m reaching the time to discuss a particular topic something happens that coincides perfectly with it, illustrating wonderfully what it is that is being explained. This happens in the classroom as well, so it is not a […]

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. John Bosco

St. John Bosco

“‘Give to Caesar what belongs to Caesar, and to God what belongs to God.’ Therefore, according to the Gospel, any citizen can be a good Catholic – that is, side with Jesus Christ and the Pope, and do good to his fellow men – and at the same time side with Caesar, namely, observe the laws of the land, except […]

Encountering the Word — 1 Timothy 1:18-19a

Photography © by Andy Coan

A Daily Quote From Sacred Scripture “This charge I commit to you, Timothy, my son, in accordance with the prophetic utterances which pointed to you, that inspired by them you may wage the good warfare, holding faith and a good conscience.” (1 Timothy 1:18-19a) Print this entry

Daily Catholic Quote from Venerable Fulton J. Sheen

Venerable Fulton J. Sheen

“I am worried about America! I am not so much worried about its politics and economics, important though they be: I am worried about its soul. After all, politics and economics are determined by the sense of values which underlies them.” (Venerable Fulton J. Sheen) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. John Bosco

St. John Bosco

“‘Give to Caesar what belongs to Caesar, and to God what belongs to God.’ Therefore, according to the Gospel, any citizen can be a good Catholic – that is, side with Jesus Christ and the Pope, and do good to his fellow men – and at the same time side with Caesar, namely, observe the laws of the land, except […]

Daily Catholic Quote from G. K. Chesterton

G. K. Chesterton

“These are the days when the Christian is expected to praise every creed except his own.” (G. K. Chesterton. Illustrated London News – Aug 11, 1928) Please help us in our mission to assist readers to integrate their Catholic faith, family and work. Tell your family and friends about this article using both the Share and Recommend buttons below and […]

Eight Compelling Answers for Common Objections to the Catholic Position on the HHS Mandate

Primer on HHS Mandate If you are already familiar with this background and understand what the HHS Mandate requires, you can skip to the “Answering Common Objections” section of this article, but I would recommend that you spend time reviewing again the background of this grave attack on religious liberty. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”, also referred […]

Daily Catholic Quote from Cardinal-designate Timothy M. Dolan

“The Catholic Church defends religious liberty, including freedom of conscience, for everyone. The Amish do not carry health insurance. The government respects their principles. Christian Scientists want to heal by prayer alone, and the new health-care reform law respects that. Quakers and others object to killing even in wartime, and the government respects that principle for conscientious objectors. By its […]