Father Ron Rolheiser: Reacting to Criticism

In much of the secularized world today, we live in a climate that’s somewhat anti-Christian and anti-church (as contradictory as this may sound in a culture that still considers itself Christian). But the truth is that in many circles today it is fashionable to bash Christianity, especially its churches, be they Roman Catholic, Protestant, or Evangelical.

Empowered by the Holy Spirit

The name Pentecost, the oldest of Catholic festivals, stirs up fervor and anticipation among many faithful, and of all the great Christian feasts, it is one of the most widely celebrated.