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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

St. Matthew and the Angel, by Vincenzo Campi (1588).

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.  ] … [Read more...]

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

Pope Francis preaching the truth in love and wisdom collage

...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...]

NeverWinter Astral Diamonds