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God Wants His World Back

Rev. John Riccardo
Executive Director, ACTS XXIX
Msgr. James P. Shea
President, University of Mary
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Jesus Meant What He Said

Weekly Update

As Christians engaged in the public square, we must be guided by a love of God and neighbor rather than a desire to see our own egos exalted and our enemies humiliated.

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Foundations
"Flight into Egypt," by Gentile Da Fabriano

Origins of the University

The medieval university was founded as an expression of the Christian imaginative vision. As the anthropological bases of society grow more confused, universities face identity crises.

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Enrichment

This week: The staircase at Loretto Chapel in Santa Fe, New Mexico, constructed by a mysterious carpenter some claim to have been St. Joseph himself, serves as a visible reminder of God's constant presence.

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Encounter the perennial truths of the faith as they are applied to particular questions of life, education, and professional disciplines.
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Commentary

The Christian Athlete: Me, an Idolater?

Dr. Luis Fernando Aragón-Vargas
Professor of Human Movement Science, University of Costa Rica
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Jesus is not weak. Jesus is the one who assailed the strong man, as he puts it in the Gospels, and he has taken on the enemy and won. He’s the one who is calling you to follow him.
Rev. John Riccardo Executive Director, ACTS XXIX
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A Letter Concerning Catholic Physicists

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Acts of service
Commentary

The Gift of Fraternal Humility

Dr. Karel Sovak
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Fear, the Companion of Bigotry

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Foundations
Investigate the first and foundational principles of the Catholic imaginative vision.
Current Theme The Search for Truth
Raphael's "The Mass at Bolsena"

Christianity: Truth or Therapy?

Christianity may help us to cope with difficulties and give us a sense of happiness, but at its core it is a matter of truth or falsity and it is to be believed on those grounds.

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Raphael's "The Disputation of the Holy Sacrament"

Sacramental or Scientistic?

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Tommaso Laureti's "Triumph of the Christian Religion over Paganism"

The Catholic Problem of History

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Raphael's "The School of Athens" Selection

Studiositas and Curiositas

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