I wrote it with atheists, agnostics, “nones,” and former Catholics in mind, so I want it in their hands. Chesterton says, “It is impossible to be just to the Catholic Church.We to need to reveal to them how the Catholic Church is true, good, and beautiful, and how, through it, God wants to transform them and share all his gifts with them. See what her brightest and most articulate defenders say. Because when you do, I’m convinced, you’ll find that in a strange and confused world, perhaps the Catholic Church looks so backward because everyone else is facing the wrong direction. The moment a man ceases to pull against it, he feels a tug towards it.Enjoy the depth of Brandon’s responses to my questions here. It’s the DNA, the lifeblood, the beating heart of our family. Lewis said, “Either this man was, and is, the Son of God, or else a madman or something worse.Jesus is the most startling, shocking, dangerous, intriguing person ever to walk the earth. You can shut him up for a fool, you can spit at him and kill him as a demon, or you can fall at his feet and call him Lord and God, but let us not come with any patronizing nonsense about his being a great human teacher.” Claritas U was created to help Catholics get clear and confident about the most pressing issues they face.
Thank you Jaime and Danielle for always being there and for giving me my niece and nephew who inspire me everyday. Some fans think they might be dating, but as Miles' rep told Page Six, "This is a false report.Michael Ruse, an atheist philosopher of science, who is one of the most friendly and thoughtful scholars I know. Tolkien wrote about the Blessed Sacrament could easily apply to Jesus: “Out of the darkness of my life, so much frustrated, I put before you the one great thing to love on earth… Justin has written for Ave Maria Press, Aleteia, Epic Pew, Our Sunday Visitor, Catholic365, Church Life, and various other publications. It’s also refreshing when I hear from atheists or skeptics who email me to say that a particular post or combox discussion has helped change their mind. [In Jesus] you will find romance, glory, honor, and fidelity.” Follow the questions all the way down. Well, the same hope as any author: that many people read their book and find it helpful!For , though, I especially hope it finds its way to non-Catholic readers.