Newman's Visit to Rome in 1833: Part V

Part I: Background Part II: Letters Home Part III: Politics and Church Reform Part IV: Ecclesial Life beyond Anglican Life (Fr. Elamparayil is a graduate of The Catholic University of America. His dissertation is titled, "John Henry Newman's Lectures on the Prophetical Office of the Church : A Contextual History and Ecclesiological Analysis.")...
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Newman's Visit to Rome in 1833: Part IV

Part I: Background Part II: Letters Home Part III: Politics and Church Reform (Fr. Elamparayil is a graduate of The Catholic University of America. His dissertation is titled, "John Henry Newman's Lectures on the Prophetical Office of the Church : A Contextual History and Ecclesiological Analysis.") 4. Affects of Ecclesial Life beyond the Borders o...
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Newman, Lent, and Popular Culture?

 One of the great challenges in Newman scholarship today has to do with making Newman's work more applicable for members of the younger generations, many of whom have never been exposed to his thought and writings. Considering the extensive nature of Newman's work, its influence on the Christian faith and society as a whole, and the fact that ...
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Francis de Sales the Oratorian

  There is something stirring about seeing two greats from different generations together in the same place. In the world of sports, for instance, some memorable photo-ops have come about this way—say, with a young Lebron James standing next to Bill Russell or with Derek Jeter warming up on the same baseball diamond as Cal Ripken Jr. In the li...
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A Lenten Journey through Newman's Sermons

"So I do not run aimlessly, nor do I box as though beating the air; but I punish my body and enslave it, so that after preaching to others I myself should not be disqualified" (1 Cor. 9:26–27). Since the earliest years of Church history, Christians have practiced various forms of ascetical discipline for the sake of strengthening their spiritual re...
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