Blood for the Love of Another: Sts. John de Brébeuf and Isaac Jogues
by Jared Zimmerer . October 19, 2017 .
Bishop Barron on Catholic Relics
by Bishop Robert Barron . October 12, 2017 .
While filming for our “Pivotal Players” series, I had the chance to view the skeletal remains of St. Ambrose, the great fourth-century bishop of Milan. However, when I posted pictures on social media, many people were a bit put off. Why do Catholics venerate dead bodies and relics? Answering this question throws light on some pretty interesting issues in Catholic theology.