Is prayer a holy hotline that soothes the soul, that erases worry, fear, temptation, doubt and depression? Not necessarily, according to a team of researchers in Texas. In a 2014 publication in the Sociology of Religion, Christopher Ellison and his colleagues use the Baylor Religion
Jim Schroeder, an organizer for the pro-Catholic Foundation for Evangelization through the Media, recently published an article declaring without equivocation that “Science Is Proving the Church Is Right and the Culture’s Wrong:” “Modern science – which so many assume is the antithesis or even enemy of Catholic
No Kirtan bliss for me, thanks. I’ll get release from anxiety and negativity when I’m dead. Until then, I choose to live as fully as I can.