Daily Archives: March 5, 2015

What Are Passive Purifications and Why Are They Needed?

By: Msgr. Charles Pope Have you undertaken certain Lenten practices or abstinences to assist you growth in holiness? If so, you do well. Practices such as these are included in what are known as “active purifications.” Active purifications consist of our holy … Continue reading

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John Gray on evangelical atheists

Supposing that few CP&S readers actually “take” the Guardian, I might tell you that very recently John Gray (b.1948), the political philosopher now retired from the London School of Economics, wrote an article there concerning our old friends, the “new … Continue reading

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