Posted by: L. E. Barnes | September 19, 2011

Monday Message

Fr. Robert Barron speaks about the “Aboriginal Vicar of Christ in the Soul” (better known as the conscience):

Advertisements

Responses

  1. This is a great explanation of conscience. I think many people today confuse how they feel about something, especially sins they enjoy committing, with conscience. The 1960s addage, “If it feels good, do it,” is a trap to squelch conscience. Father Barron is clear and simple as usual.

    • Right. Just because something feels good doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s ok. Our consciences need to be molded by proper guidance, not just left for people to decide on their own. And of course for Catholics we turn to the Church, as guided by the Holy Spirit, to provide that guidance.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: