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Msgr Ronald Knox

BLOG: The Knox Bible

Ronald Knox was born fifty years too early. One of the few really brilliant English stylists of the 20th century, he died in 1957, shortly before Vatican Council II and the consequent need for excellent English translations of the Bible and liturgical texts. In 1936, Father Knox had been asked by the Catholic Bishops of…

Young Skier

BLOG: Be Like Children

Q: I have always been curious as to what the Bible means when it says that we all have to be like children in order to get into heaven. Do you know the part I’m talking about? A: Yes, I do. This is a great question because I think that most folks who hear the verses…

Aslan

BLOG: Such is Our King (cf. Matthew 22: 1-14; Isaiah 25: 6-10)

The king in the Gospel story wants rich joy and flowing wine for his guests at the wedding feast, but things go horribly wrong. The invited guests won’t come! They have forgotten the deepest desires of their heart, distracted by duties and pleasures, and petty resentments. They are invited to a joy-filled and rich life,…

Groundbreaking

NEWS: Groundbreaking at Subiaco

Groundbreaking for a new student residence facility to be named Fuhrmann Hall took place on the grounds of Subiaco Academy on Sunday, October 5th. Construction of the hall is expected to be completed for the 2015-16 academic year. The structure will house 42 student beds and two full size quarters for dormitory deans with a…

Singing

BLOG: God Sings Because of Me!

Many pictures of the Almighty portray God as a stern elderly man with a white beard seated on a white throne. The white throne comes from the Book of Revelation (20:11), but the other features are from artistic imagination. We know that God is neither male nor female and is ageless. Earlier in the Book…