Tag: crisis of faith

‘This country is the most Christian country in the world’: Pope Francis calls for ‘re-orientation’ of faith

Pope Francis has called on Christians to ‘reorient’ their faith in the aftermath of the global crisis of faith and the Church’s historic inability to provide the social and economic security needed to cope with it.In a statement released by the Vatican on Monday, the Pope said he had spoken with “a large number of…



What is faith?

By Percy Faith of The Wall Street Journal article As the United States grapples with a growing epidemic of faith-based terrorism and the growing threat of religious extremism, we are facing a crisis of faith.There are many reasons why faith and religion are at odds.But there are also important lessons to be learned about how…



What do faith-based movies have in common?

When you’re talking about faith-filled movies, you’re not talking about the ones that are made in the name of faith.You’re talking, instead, about movies about people’s experiences with faith and faith-related matters.And you’re likely to see some very real, personal stories in these movies.The movie The Help , for example, centers on a group of…



How to be a good parent

When my son was two months old, we were going to the hospital because my husband was going to die.He was in the ICU with the same condition as me and we decided that if he was ever going to see the doctor he would have to go in with me.At the hospital we were…