Monthly Archives: March 2012

Solemnity of the Annunciation

March 25 marks the Solemnity of the Annunciation.  This is the feast day celebrating when the Archangel Gabriel came to the Blessed Virgin Mary and “announced” to her that the Lord God had found favor with her, pronouncing her “Full … Continue reading

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Ex Cathedra Debate

I have begun a debate with a non-denominational Christian by the name of David Rosenthal.  The question asked for this debate is “Are Ex Cathedra Statements from Popes Inconsistent with Scripture?”  Of course I have taken the negative and Mr. … Continue reading

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After Birth Abortion?

Article Response by: Scott Windsor Yes, you read it correctly!  There was an article recently published (February 23, 2012) in the Journal of Medical Ethics (JME) which is entitled:  “After-birth abortion: why should the baby live?”  The logic, or really … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

The CathApol Blog is a portal to the forums hosted by A.C.T.S. the American Catholic Truth Society.

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Abortifacient Pill?

In a recent discussion about contraception I pointed out that “the pill” can be and sometimes (perhaps often) an abortifacient as it does not always prevent ovulation.  When ovulation occurs so can conception.  Due to another “side effect” of “the … Continue reading

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Sacrament of the Eucharist

The Sacrament of the Eucharist      Transcript of a taped address by Dr. Scott Hahn, former Presbyterian minister and Professor of Theology at The Fransiscan University of Steubenville.  The original tape was distributed by Catholic Answers. (qtd from: I’d … Continue reading

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Do This In Memory Of Me

We Believe and We Obey! Jesus’ command to the Apostles is quite clear – they were to do what HE did at the celebration of the first Eucharist.  Not only did He command that they “do this” but He decreed … Continue reading

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