Can you get to Heaven by just being a good person?

Can you get to Heaven by just being a good person?

Fr. John Kerns addresses the question: can you get to Heaven by just being a good person? He answers, yes. But the question is a bit more complicated than that. To illustrate this, let’s look at a metaphor. If you are going in for surgery, do you want your surgeon to...
Why a Fetus Can Be a “Bundle of Cells”

Why a Fetus Can Be a “Bundle of Cells”

The most frustrating and fruitless argument made when discussing abortion is referring to a fetus as a “bundle of cells.” From the perspective of biology, the cell is considered the most basic functional unit of life. So yes, a developing child is a bundle of cells....