Divine Revelation in the Thought of Benedict w/ Dr. Richard DeClue

Divine Revelation in the Thought of Benedict w/ Dr. Richard DeClue Dr. DeClue returns to R&T to discuss his doctoral thesis on Benedict XVI’s view of divine revelation. He addresses topics like the nature of divine revelation, material sufficiency, private revelation. Dr. DeClue is the Cardinal Henri de Lubac Fellow in Theology. He studied genetics, […]

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Was the Novus Ordo Infected with Errors by Annibale Bugnini

Was the Novus Ordo Infected with Errors by Annibale Bugnini In this video, Michael Lofton examines the claim that Archbishop Annibale Bugnini infected the Novus Ordo liturgy with Masonic errors and considers if the pope could have promulgated such a liturgy. He examines similar cases in history and proposes some wisdom from Msgr. G. Van […]

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My Concerns with the SSPX | Michael Lofton

My Concerns with the SSPX | Michael Lofton Michael Lofton considers the Society of St. Pius X and expresses some concerns with its position on the Novus Ordo. The SSPX video referenced may be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5hZrRGMs6CY&t=1s Check out Michael’s article on whether the church’s liturgical changes are harmful to souls: https://reasonandtheology.com/2022/05/04/are-the-churchs-changes-to-the-liturgy-harmful-to-souls-michael-lofton/ #sspx #catholic #catholicism […]

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Response to James White on Catholicism and Bertuzzi | Michael Lofton

Response to James White on Catholicism and Bertuzzi | Michael Lofton Michael Lofton offers a first impression review of James White’s video on the Catholic Magisterium and Cameron Bertuzzi’s discernment of Catholicism. The original video may be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koGoIdyrwxI&t=3045s Understanding the Magisterium course: https://maximusinstitute.teachable.com/p/understanding-the-catholic-magisterium 00:00 Introduction 01:55 Do Catholics have peace with God? 05:17 […]

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Debate Review: “Is the Society of St. Pius X Schismatic?”

Debate Review: “Is the Society of St. Pius X Schismatic?” Michael Lofton offers a few thoughts on the Andrew Bartel vs. Jeff Cassman debate on “Is the Society of St. Pius X Schismatic?” The debate may be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0DbtGcC94iA Lofton’s article on the church’s changes to the liturgy: https://reasonandtheology.com/2022/05/04/are-the-churchs-changes-to-the-liturgy-harmful-to-souls-michael-lofton/ 00:00 Introduction 06:38 Bad Novus […]

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R&T Live Q&A with Michael Lofton | 05.02.2022

Michael Lofton answers live chat questions on a wide range of topics. 00:00 Introduction 03:22 Petro Gabriel on Amoris Laetitia 04:15 What kind of a Messiah are the Jews waiting for? 06:28 What is a good introductory book to Dogmatic Theology? 06:48 Will Michael clone himself and take over Catholic Answers! 07:58 I struggle with […]

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