February 2016

The second amendment to the U.S. Constitution reads: A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed. This amendment, along with the various interpretations given to its opening clause, guarantees that gun ownership will be a perennial […]

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God may have created man in his image, but there is a well-known tendency among biblical scholars to re-create Jesus in their own image. The tendency is particularly notable among skeptical scholars, who feel more free than their conservative counterparts to dismiss or discount Gospel passages that don’t fit their theories. In writing books on […]

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This version of The Weekly Francis covers material released in the last week from 28 January 2016 to 17 February 2016. Angelus 31 January 2016 7 February 2016 14 February 2016 Daily Homilies (fervorinos) 28 January 2016 – Without measure 29 January 2016 – From sin into corruption 1 February 2016 – There is no […]

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Ash Wednesday is upon us again! Here are 9 things to know and share . . .   1. What is Ash Wednesday? Ash Wednesday is the day that Lent begins (see: 9 things you need to know about Lent). The name comes from the fact that a particular rite is always celebrated on this Wednesday […]

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This version of The Weekly Francis covers material released in the last week from 1 January 2016 to 2 February 2016. Angelus 24 January 2016 Daily Homilies (fervorinos) 21 January 2016 – The ultimate instrument 22 January 2016 – The twelve pillars General Audiences 27 January 2016 Homilies 1 January 2016 – Extraordinary Jubilee of […]

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Jesus meets an incredulous group of people from his home town in this Wednesday’s Gospel reading (Mark 6:1-6). It’s a fascinating text, and it has a surprising number of interesting details. Let’s take a look . . .   What Happened? First, here’s the text itself: 1 He went away from there and came to his […]

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This morning I was informed that my grandmother–Rosalee Octava–who is 98, has requested to be put on hospice care. She has been living on her own until now, but recently she got pneumonia and has been weakening. I appreciate your prayers for her and for my family. Thank you all. –Jimmy

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