What’s Wrong with Religious Education? A Catechist Responds to Joanne McPortland

It’s funny when the topic of catechesis takes center stage every perceivable angle is taken on the good, the bad, and the ugly of catechesis. This reminds me of one of my favorite quotes from G.K Chesterton: “We do not really want a religion that is right where we are right. We want a religion that is right where we are...

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St. John Bosco and the Exercise of Virtue

Is it better to be Prudent or not? When discussing the infamous educational system of St. John Bosco (Preventive System) one cannot help to see how prudent he was in helping the children of Turin. The Method of St. John Bosco A striking characteristic one encounters upon reading about St. John Bosco and his Preventive System is...

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