What does it mean for a man to love his wife and children as Christ loved (and loves) his Church? Obviously, a lot rides on the word “as”—loving as Christ loves. ... It means according to the same standard with which Christ loves. Pope … [Read more...]
About Dr. E. Christian Brugger
Dr. E. Christian Brugger is the J. Francis Cardinal Stafford Chair of Moral Theology at St. John Vianney Theological Seminary, Archdiocese of Denver, Colorado. He received a doctor of philosophy in moral theology in 2000 from Oxford University, St. Hugh's College. He received a Master of Studies (MSt) in Christian political studies in 1997 from Oxford University, Oriel College. He received an M.A. in theology in 1996 from Harvard Divinity School, an M.A. in moral theology in 1994 from Seton Hall University, in South Orange, New Jersey, and a B.A. in biological science in 1987 from Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey.