There’s this narrative out there that says that science arose in Christian Europe in spite of the antagonism of the religious authorities against reason. It portrays the scientific revolution as the inevitable triumph of reason over superstition.
A Catholic fan favorite come Lent, many are unaware Tilapia played an important role in Christian history, becoming known as Saint Peter's fish.
Currently a UNESCO World Heritage Site and museum, Turkey's president has vowed to make the Hagia Sophia a mosque.
An avid fan of the sport, Pope Francis said that fellow Argentinian and soccer star Lionel Messi is very good, but "not God."
Prior to the sexual revolution, our society had a certain legal and moral consensus on sexual behaviour. Then certain factions in society started pushing for a cultural shift that produced the sexual revolution based on a desire to liberalize sexuality in western society.
A recent viral video that shows pilgrims attempting to kiss Pope Francis' ring has people asking: why does the pope wear a ring, and why do people kiss it?
Thousands of babies each year die too poor for a proper burial, but you can help with a charitable contribution to Compassionate Burials for Indigent Babies.
And there are dragons, my brothers. Don’t let folks tell you they are but fairy tales. Dragons exist, and I’ll tell you where, and how they do shortly. It takes a child like faith to recognize them, and the strength of a Christian warrior to defeat them.
From sundials to the hourglass, no way of telling time was accurate until the first mechanical clock - a medieval Catholic invention by Pope Sylvester II.
When the Faith was outlawed in 1629, Japanese government officials would make suspected Catholics step on fumie: pictures of Jesus or Mary.