Posts Tagged ‘Cultural differences’

Synod on Synodality report is disappointing but not surprising

Thursday, November 2nd, 2023

For Pope Francis, the first session of the Synod on Synodality was never about resolving the controversial issues facing the Church. Even so, there were those who hoped for forward motion on married priests, women deacons and LGBTQ issues. They will be disappointed by the final report issued by the synod. For Francis it was Read more

Medieval Catholicism explains the differences between cultures

Thursday, November 21st, 2019
medieval Catholicism

A sweeping theory published early November in the journal Science posits a new explanation for the divergent course of Western civilization from the rest of the world: The early Catholic Church, medieval Catholicism, reshaped family structures and, by doing so, changed human psychology forever after. The researchers assert that they can trace all sorts of modern-day Read more