Category Archives: Philosophy

Necessary Preamble to Faith

“What Sort of Man…”

The Son of Man Today’s readings: There was a storm at sea, and their master was asleep. They woke him in fear and Jesus “rebuked the winds and the sea, and there was a great calm.” And they marveled. What … Continue reading

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Participation In God’s Being in Man Caves

As we build to a discussion of Indulgences, we first discuss Participation. So, give a listen to Participation

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Cigars, Mysteries, Regular Guys

My partner and I in exploring post RCIA mysteries of the faith have decided to have a podcast. I think it was Chesterton who said, “Anything worth doing is worth doing badly.” In that spirit, please take a listen

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Objective, Tango (Apologies to Shakira)

I object. I, object. By: FRATER BOVIOUS (CARROLLTON, TX – Cradle of Civilization) Do you object to objective reality? What is your objection? Once upon a time, in a strange land removed from today more by ideology than distance and … Continue reading

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What’s In A Name?

Do we name things because they exist, or do things exist because we name them? By: FRATER BOVIOUS (CARROLLTON, Texas – Cradle of Civilization) I have changed the name of this blog from “The Spiritual Advocate” to “Truth vs Reality.” Some of … Continue reading

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Does Sin Exist, Is It Real? (Part Three)

Why St. John Paul II Would Take Reconciliation Weekly By: Frater Bovious Two quick points before we dive in – The Catholic Church does not make anyone a saint. All that the Church does is recognize someone who has made … Continue reading

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Does Sin Exist, is it Real? (Part Two)

Why Would Saint JPII Take Reconciliation Weekly? By: FRATER BOVIOUS PART TWO, just in time the second Sunday of Lent (Part One is Here.) In the previous article, written way back in July of 2015, we first started with an attempt to … Continue reading

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