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The Importance of Being Catholic: A Protestant View

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“You would have to associate with the most despised of our society.”

When I was younger I used to think a lot about how I needed to change the Church. Now, I think more about how I need the Church to change and challenge me. Read this piece by the Protestant theologian Stanley Hauerwas on: The Importance of Being Catholic: A Protestant View. Did you know, Professor Hauerwas recommends our new book?

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4.11
TCC Radio: The Need for Creeds | On Being

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Orthodox Christians in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre

“The only alternative to tradition is bad tradition.”

Listen to this interview with the Orthodox historian Jaroslav Pelikan on the need for creeds, including a Masai creed. “There was tradition before there was a Bible.” It’s after the jump:

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Faithless Generation: In search of other Gen-X Catholics

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Reality-Bites- Winona Ryder Kaya Oakes writes for Commonweal about being a member of Generation X and returning to her Catholic faith, “Bay Area Boomers were not interested in orthodoxy, and they raised a generation of kids who, eventually, were not even interested in faith.” Read it here: Faithless Generation: In search of other Gen-X Catholics

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