A small c catholic: Why does it require a seminary degree and ordination to be able to baptize people and to oversee the Eucharist?
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A small c catholic: As we mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, Catholics can learn some practices from Protestants and vice versa.
A small c catholic: The unforgiving reality of my own mortality has been rudely slapping me upside the head in recent weeks. And I'm glad.
A small c catholic: Perhaps it is within Christianity's long mystic tradition that apparitions of the Virgin Mary, such as that reported by three children in Fatima 100 years ago, belong.
A small c catholic: Donald Trump has described himself as a Presbyterian, but there is more evidence that he's in spiritual and economic harmony with the disastrous and idolatrous "prosperity gospel."
A small c catholic: If we are to own the faith in a personal way, we must put our doubts, questions and certainties into our own words.
A small c catholic: Evangelicals proclaim strict sola scriptura, the Vatican proclaims limits on "proper" churches -- but do people in the pews care?
A small c catholic: The 500th anniversary of the Reformation is an opportunity for Christians to understand why the body of Christ is so divided today.
A small c catholic: I would add this question to Tom Roberts' article on peacemaking: What is an ordinary Protestant or other kind of Christian to do?
A small c catholic: The deathbed volunteer work lots of us did in the early days has given way to bingo, but the call to compassion worldwide remains.