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New VISION video shorts online
THANKS TO A GENEROUS GRANT the National Religious Vocation Conference received from the Hilton Foundation, the VISION editors have been able to build up an inventory of short videos based on popular VISION articles. We will continue to add new videos in English, Spanish, and French. Check out these lively and informative new resources on the VISION youtube channel. The videos will also be available on the Vocation Network website in the coming months. Please comment, like, and share them with others. Here is a recent post: Be a saint in your own way.
Find your calling at the crossroads
Highlights from the new VISION 2013 issue
VISION 2013 HIGHLIGHTS
Do Catholics believe in evolution?
Recent post from Questions Catholics Ask
No is the wrong answer to the question, Do Catholics believe in evolution?; while yes is too small a response. What Catholics believe is a matter of creed and doctrine. The church teaches as doctrine that God is the Creator, but the how of creation is not doctrinally determined. . . . Catholic teaching allows that God may have chosen to create the world through the process of evolution. We believe truth has integrity; there can be no contradiction between scientific truth and the religious kind. Theology and science are not in competition but are complementary adventures in understanding. So . . . >>Read more.
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