Even atheists acknowledge that the book that is most responsible for creating Western civilization is the Bible.
"A fascinating, unique spiritual feast." - Rodney Stark
The typical tale told by Protestant apologists is that the Catholic Church in England at the end of the Middle Ages was all but dead.
A surge of scientific creativity and innovation burst forth as a result of the inflow of Greco-Arabic learning into Western Europe.
In recent days many statements of concern have been issued, particularly by theologians, philosophers, and pastors regarding the interpretations and implications of the exhortation "Amoris Laetitia."