Can You Be Gay and Serve Within the Catholic Church?

A few weeks back, a petition was circulating social media sites regarding the firing of a theology teacher who had become engaged to her same-sex partner.  Naturally, countless people, both Catholics and non-Catholics, gladly signed the petition by which the … Continue reading

How a Brief Encounter Completely Changed America’s Opinion of Pope Francis’ Visit

While Pope Francis was here for his whirlwind visit to the United States, my Facebook newsfeed was bombarded by positive responses to his words and actions.  People applauded his time with Catholic Charities.  They approved of his words on human … Continue reading

The Logic of Liberals: Why I Might Just Take Your Advice And Shut Up with My Hateful, Intolerant, and Stupid Religious Beliefs

In the aftermath of the Supreme Court’s decision on gay marriage, I have been shocked and honestly very disappointed to see many people’s true colors emerge.  And I’m not talking about people’s rainbow-colored Facebook profile pictures.  I’m talking about some … Continue reading

The Judging Christian: Why It’s (Sometimes) Okay to Judge

“Do not judge lest you be judged” (Matthew 7:1).  It’s probably one of the most quoted Scripture passages of today.  It’s been largely adopted by our liberal society as a way to chastise Christians who do not accept same-sex unions, … Continue reading