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Icon of the enthroned Virgin and Child with saints George, Theodore and angels, 6th century, Saint Catherine's Monastery, Mount Sinai.

Byzantine Icon of Virgin and Child, c. University of Chicago professor Fred Donner's page on Virgin (Theotokos) and Child between Saints Theodore and George. Sixth or early seventh century C. Encaustic on wood.

St. Ambrose.

For Katie whom I find soooo refreshing! He who reads much and understands much, receives his fill. He who is full, refreshes others.

Church Service Reality Check.

Every church has a liturgy whether it's purposeful or not.

Julia Holcomb converted to RCC with her husband in 1992. She is famous for finally speaking out about her teenage relationship with Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and the abortion of their child. "Today I am a pro-life Roman Catholic". Read her moving story here.

Julia Holcomb converted to RCC with her husband in She is famous for finally speaking out about her teenage relationship with Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and the abortion of their child. "Today I am a pro-life Roman Catholic". Read her moving story here.

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A dating and friendship community based on Myers-Briggs psychology and Enneagram Instincts. Just post your favorite INTP meme(s) or something related :)

Immaculate Conception: From controversy to dogma

Dominican Father Robert Christian outlines the the historical controversy over the dogma of the Immaculate Conception.

A match made in heaven. Peter Geach & Elizabeth Anscombe.

A match made in heaven. Peter Geach & Elizabeth Anscombe.

Peter Geach, philosopher, Thomist, husband of Elizabeth Anscombe.  He converted shortly before meeting & marrying Anscombe, making sure before courting that she was "reliably Catholic." His Catholic perspective is integral to his philosophy. He is perhaps the founder of Analytical Thomism (with his wife's work), the aim of which is to synthesis Thomistic and Analytic approaches. He has been awarded the papal cross "Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice" by the Holy See for his philosophical work.

Esse Intentionale and Esse Naturale: Notes on Geach on Aquinas on Intentionality

Elizabeth Anscombe, brilliant philosopher, Thomist, wife of Peter Geach, mom of 7. A teenage convert to Roman Catholicism. Instrumental for Pope John Paul II's philosophy. She vigorously defended the Church's teaching on contraception & abortion in the classroom & the courtroom, she was arrested for demonstrating at an abortion clinic. She taught at Oxford & Cambridge. She lived out truth as an action. As a storm of dissent grew after Humanae Vitae, she & her husband toasted it with…

A bishop and a professor told me that in separate audiences, the first thing John Paul II said when they mentioned Oxford was: "Do you know Professor.

Cardinal Arinze: convert from an African traditional religion, he was baptized on his ninth birthday by Father Michael Tansi, who was beatified by John Paul II in 1998. His parents later converted to Catholicism. At age 15, he entered seminary & earned a degree in philosophy. In 1955 he went to Rome to study theology at the Pontifical Urban University, where he ultimately earned a doctorate in sacred theology summa cum laude. In 1958 he was ordained to the priesthood.

Cardinal Arinze: convert from an African traditional religion, he was baptized on his ninth birthday by Father Michael Tansi, who was beatified by John Paul II in 1998. His parents later converted to Catholicism. At age 15, he entered seminary & earned a degree in philosophy. In 1955 he went to Rome to study theology at the Pontifical Urban University, where he ultimately earned a doctorate in sacred theology summa cum laude. In 1958 he was ordained to the priesthood.