How Science Saved My Faith

Editor’s Note: This article was written by jonbeadle.com contributor, Luis Rivas. How Science Saved My Faith It is no secret that I have been going through a period of struggle and doubts in my faith over the last few months. Most of these were related to the Church and the people in it, but for…

The Great Dictators Speech

I find this incredibly beautiful and inspiring. Here is the Speech that Chaplin performed in his satire of Nazi Germany: “I’m sorry, but I don’t want to be an emperor. That’s not my business. I don’t want to rule or conquer anyone. I should like to help everyone – if possible – Jew, Gentile –…

Confessions of a Recovering Cynic

Confessions of a Recovering Cynic Birth of a Cynical Worldview I am currently undergoing a pretty unpleasant phase in the journey of my faith. Although I had seen many people go through it before, and I swore up and down I’d never be one of those people, for reasons I don’t quite grasp myself, I…

Controversial: Why I Write What I Write

I was hungry… My friend Jeremy and I were having a celebratory breakfast because finals, and my anxiety, were momentarily appeased! He was being an encouragement to me, and I gave him some encouragement as well. After catching up over our meal, I began to share with him my insecurities and some of the issues…