St. Paul’s Spiritual and Scriptural Contributions to the Church

St. Paul’s Spiritual and Scriptural Contributions to the Church

Bishop Paul S. Loverde
“The phenomenon of cafeteria Catholics is real, widely accepted, and practiced,” Arlington Bishop Paul Loverde told over 200 attendees at Christendom College’s 2-day conference entitled St. Paul: His Spiritual and Scriptural Contributions to the Church and held June...
St. Paul: the Path to Rome

St. Paul: the Path to Rome

Dr. Timothy O'Donnell
The conference welcomed attendees from as far as Seattle, Wash., to hear not only Bishop Loverde, but also sought-after speakers Tim Staples, Mark Shea, and Timothy O’Donnell, as well as theology professors Eric Jenislawski and Sebastian Carnazzo. Holding advanced...
St. Paul and Justification

St. Paul and Justification

Tim Staples
Popular apologist and author of Nuts & Bolts: A Practical Guide for Explaining and Defending the Catholic Faith, Tim Staples delivered an address on St. Paul and justification. Staples highlighted the importance of context when reading Scripture, saying that a...
Homily

Homily

Bishop Paul Loverde
Bishop Loverde offered Mass and delivered the homily. “There is a fundamental two-fold dynamic underlying our identity and mission as those who belong unconditionally to God in Christ Jesus and to his Church. This twofold dynamic is to be with the Lord Jesus and to be...
St. Paul and the Crisis of Modern Biblical Interpretation

St. Paul and the Crisis of Modern Biblical Interpretation

Dr. Eric Jenislawski
Following a break for lunch, Christendom College Professor of Theology Eric Jenislawski spoke on the challenges facing modern Biblical interpretation. “Modern methods of interpretation often yield results that either cannot be reconciled to the Catholic faith or are...
Acts of the Apostles: The Key to Understanding St. Paul’s Epistles

Acts of the Apostles: The Key to Understanding St. Paul’s Epistles

Rev. Sebastian Carnazzo
Sebastian Carnazzo, Ph.D., a professor of theology at Our Lady of Guadalupe Seminary, explained that it was essential to read the Acts of the Apostles in order to understand the epistles of St. Paul. “Acts tells you the story behind the Pauline epistles,” he said. “If...