ChatGPT invents a new religion – Swiss Catholic Portal

American writer Hugh Howey told in April 2023 how he inspired ChatGPT to invent a new religion. The online chatbot returned a very complete answer, with the key “ten commandments”. “Harmonism” has at least two followers. The writer Hugh Howey and his wife have recently identified themselves as followers of the new religion. The latter … Read more

‘For the Catholic martyrs’, the mass of Pepe Di Paola that united the CGT and UTEP

Before a new anniversary of the last coup d’état against a democratic government, the priest and leader of the Argentine church José “Pepe” Di Paola called this Thursday to cry out “never again, Lord, never again!“. Where the asphalt of Calle 57 ends, one of the entrances to Villa La Cárcova, in the town of … Read more

Spiritual Master – Catholic France

Four hundred years after his death, Saint Francis de Sales (1567-1622), celebrated on January 24, remains surprisingly topical: Doctor of the Church, founder of the Order of the Visitation, patron saint of journalists, he remains indispensable for an authentic Christian life in a time of upheaval. What are the main features of his spirituality? Response … Read more

SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK, “The dwarf and the dummy” | Catholic civilization

A speculative journey within the evangelical message conducted from an atheistic point of view, but which leads the author, a well-known contemporary philosopher who has always been interested in Marxism and materialism, to a reading of the Christian fact as original as it is stimulating. This originality of his is also the result of the … Read more

Young people without religion: what spirituality? – Swiss Catholic Portal

Surveys show it: adhering to any religion does not necessarily mean giving up on one’s spiritual life. But what does this spirituality feed on, and how does it relate to and outside of established religions? The point with different specialists. Anne-Sylvie Sprenger, Protestinfo Less than two centuries after Nietzsche, God is said to be dead … Read more

Benedict XVI and “the theologies of liberation” – Swiss Catholic Portal

As prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF), Cardinal Ratzinger has had strained relations with liberation theology. His appreciation of this theology, however, evolved under pressure from Latin American bishops. Jacques Berset, for Used for the first time in Latin America in 1968 by Gustavo Gutiérrez, a Peruvian priest who … Read more

jm | The Catholic chaplaincy establishes itself in rural areas

We regularly hear about awakening to the faith for toddlers, catechism for 8-11 year olds, in order to prepare for communion, but less about chaplaincy. Certainly, it lives and exists at the urban level. The same was not true in some rural areas. Young people who wanted to continue on this journey of faith after … Read more

1st edition of the National Pilgrimage for Catholic Education staff: More than 10,000 pilgrims respond to the call of the bishops

The curtain fell this Saturday morning December 03, 2022 on the 1st edition of the National Pilgrimage for Catholic Education staff which took place from Friday December 02 to Saturday December 03, 2022 at the Basilica of Our Lady of Peace in Yamoussoukro with nearly of 10,000 attendees. This prayer vigil of the actors of … Read more