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Venerable Archbishop Fulton Sheen on Politics

January 21, 2015 by  
Filed under Moral Issues, Patti Maguire Armstrong

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Venerable Archbishop Fulton Sheen on Politics Editor’s Note: Today, one day before the Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children, Patti Maguire Armstrong reminds us of the words of wisdom Venerable Archbishop Fulton Sheen published in the 1940s and how they still ring true today. … Sheen: A Lesson on Politics Regarding religion and politics, I was…taken aback while reading a book written by Venerable... Read More

What is God’s Opinion on Plastic Surgery? (II of II)

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In our first post, we looked at the moral matrix and dimensions that this question poses. In today’s post, we’ll look at the spiritual motivations for having plastic surgery and what this means for the integral dignity of the person considering it. …a reader asks: Q: I was wondering what is God’s opinion on plastic surgery. I didn’t know if there was any information in the catechism, Bible, or something... Read More

What is God’s Opinion on Plastic Surgery? (I of II)

March 17, 2014 by  
Filed under Church Teaching, Fr. Bartunek, Moral Issues

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I was wondering what is God’s opinion on plastic surgery. I didn’t know if there was any information in the catechism, Bible, or something said by a saint on this matter. I personally have struggled with wanting to have it but, I don’t want to offend our Lord. I’m hoping you might know the answer. Thanks in advance! As far as I know, the topic of plastic surgery was never broached explicitly in the Bible,... Read More

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