Br. Athanasius Murphy, OP

About Br. Athanasius Murphy, OP

Br. Athanasius Murphy is a student brother at the Dominican House of
Studies in Washington, D.C., in formation for the priesthood. He entered
the Order of Preachers in 2010, and is a graduate of Providence College
where he studied humanities, classics, and philosophy.

The Sacred and Inspired Page

A Proper Understanding of Biblical Inspiration

In recent years, there has been a renewed discussion on biblical inspiration. “The key concept for understanding the Bible as ‘the word of God in human words’ is certainly that of inspiration.”[1. Verbum Domini (VD) No. 19.  ] This … [Read more...]

Preaching the Truth in Love and Wisdom: Pope Francis’ 2013 Apostolic Exhortation “Evangelii Gaudium”

...conversion occurs when the Gospel speaks to the deepest yearnings of our hearts, and the desires present within us are filled by a supernatural grace that comes from God. “The joy of the Gospel fills the hearts and lives of all who … [Read more...]