The Sacrament of Confirmation confers a Messianic maturity on the individual, a particular maturation that is not present in the baptized individual.
Divine Law responds to a certain lack in and transcends the limits of man’s knowledge and naturally given end and capacity.
"Holy Scripture is a stream in which the elephant may swim and the lamb may wade." Pope St. Gregory
"Catholics should not judge nor live their Catholic lives according to modernity, but should judge and live within modernity according to Catholicism."
An unjust law is no law at all - we will not and cannot not comply.
Wherefore it is unbecoming for them to slay or shed blood, and it is more fitting that they should be ready to shed their own blood for Christ, so as to imitate in deed what they portray in their ministry.
“A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.”
What does the Pope actually do? Wouldn't a Pope hinder my personal relationship with Christ? Why a Pope at all? By Scripture, this list strives to show that the Pope and the Church allow Catholics to simply live according to and love the same Jesus Christ the Apostles knew and loved.