The Church and Modernity/Is the Pope Above the Word of God? (George Weigel /Fr. Paul McDonald)
George Weigel, Distinguished Senior Fellow of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, is a Catholic theologian and one of America’s leading public intellectuals. He holds EPPC’s William E. Simon Chair in Catholic Studies.
Mr. Weigel received a B.A. from St. Mary’s Seminary and University in Baltimore and an M.A. from the University of St. Michael’s College, Toronto. He is the recipient of nineteen honorary doctorates in fields including divinity, philosophy, law, and social science, and has been awarded the Papal Cross Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice, Poland’s Gloria Artis Gold Medal, and Lithuania’s Diplomacy Star.
Fr. Paul McDonald was ordained in 1988 and is currently the pastor of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Chippawa, Ontario, Canada, in the Diocese of St. Catharines. He has written for various publications and spoken at many conferences. He has a particular interest in the life, ministry and papacy of Pope Saint Pius X and his fight against the heresy of modernism.
Fr. McTeigue's Show Resources:
- PART I:
- PART II:
- Chad Pecknold: Vatican adviser: Pope ‘breaks Catholic traditions whenever he wants’
- Stephen K. Ray: The Papacy: What the Pope Does and Why It Matters
- Cathy Caridi: Are there Any Limitations on the Power of the Pope?
- Papal Infallibility