For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places. ---Ephesians 6:12

"The age of casual Catholicism is over; the age of heroic Catholicism has begun. We can no longer be Catholics by accident, but instead must be Catholics by CONVICTION." ---Fr. Terrence Henry TOR, Franciscan University of Steubenville

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Pope Benedict Speaks In Washington DC

Today in Washington D.C., Pope Benedict addressed nine US cardinals and 350 bishops and told them that basically, Americans are not living their faith. He said the following:

"Faith becomes a passive acceptance that certain things 'out there' are true, but without practical relevance for everyday life," he said. "The result is a growing separation of faith from life, living 'as if God did not exist.'"

Since it's getting late (for me, past my bedtime), I will simply refer you to the article HERE, where he said much more...