New satellite data and contemporary theorems give more probative evidence of a creation of physical reality than ever before. The Southampton University Study of Near-Death Experiences (2014) adds to the large body of medical evidence supporting the strong likelihood of human consciousness surviving bodily death. Three new dating tests in 2012 show the strong likelihood that the Shroud of Turin or..
It’s amazing what happens when we walk with parents and families along their journey of faith instead of waiting for them to hurry up and arrive at the place we expect them to be. What might we come to know more deeply about parents and family life, the process of faith transmission and the presence of God if we dare accept the ministerial pace of accompaniment in our faith formation efforts? Let’..
Do you struggle with sharing your faith story? Would you like to become more confident in telling your story? Are you looking for examples for connecting real life to Gospel teaching? Do you know the right balance between storytelling and doctrinal instruction? Do you want to learn how to connect the seeker’s story with Jesus’ story?Nick WagnerBased in San Jose, Calif., Nick Wagner is co-founder a..
Matt Weber had it all. A new book, new home, new wife, new dog, new job – and then it all came crashing down. Reflecting on a near-death experience at age 29 with several hurdles to follow, Weber examines the profound thread of love in his attempts at a physical, marital and spiritual comeback and looks back on how the fruits of spiritual wisdom at a young age are often the welcomed byproducts of ..
Pope Francis warns us how ideal and unreal images of perfect family life can make us feel inadequate, dissatisfied and unable to live the family life we desire. In this session, we will look at what Pope Francis encourages us to teach families so that Boundless Mercy might be first experienced at home. We will first summarize what he says about families, and then we will consider how best to commu..
Gia đình và cộng đoàn ngày nay phải đương đầu với văn hoá sự chết. Chúng ta có thể học cách lãnh đạo gia đình và cộng đoàn từ các Thánh Tử Đạo VN. Các ngài theo Tin Mừng, xây dựng các tình thân vừa truyền giáo vừa mang sức sống cho cả mình lẫn người khác. Các ngài vừa đáp ứng, vừa thánh hoá văn hoá.Families and communities today face tremendous cultural challenges. Leaders can learn to navigate th..