Paulino Forte

About Paulino Forte

Paulino Forte is pursuing a master's degree in theology at Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology at Seton Hall University and works in the financial services industry in New York City. He lives with his wife and three daughters in Middletown, New Jersey, and attends the Church of St. Leo the Great, where he is active in music ministry.

Peter, Mary, and the Cross

An Examination of the Ecclesiology of Von Balthasar’s Dialectic

Hans Urs von Balthasar has proposed that a dialectic, or “reciprocal relationship,” exists between the objective and subjective holiness of the Church—represented by the persons of Peter and Mary—which he associates with its institutional an … [Read more...]

Guadalupe and God’s Word

A Biblical-Theological Interpretation of Her Apparition

When Miguel Sánchez published Imagen de la Virgen María in 1648, he did more than document the first apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the New World. Scholars agree that his account became a lens through which clergy and faithful i … [Read more...]