Heresies Throughout the Ages: A Catholic Response with Mark Moran

Mark Moran, MA introduces the Catholic faithful to the history and stories behind the great heresies that have assaulted Holy Mother Church. From the earliest heresies to the most recent, Mr. Moran will delve into the villains, heroes, teachings, councils and historical ramifications of each heresy or individual teaching.

Mr. Moran holds an MA from John Carroll University in Religious Studies and Theology, with an undergraduate in History from Youngstown State University.

April 03 2017

This episode introduces everyone to the Eastern Churches, Catholic, Orthodox and Oriental.  The division between the East and the West is more complicated than a mere schismatic division but is one more so of man-made pride, political power and social mistrust.   This episode looks at autonomy and unity within the Orthodox Church and how extreme autonomy has led to some issues within the Church, as well as the opposite extreme of excessive centralization that we see in the Western Church.  The idea that the Church of Christ is both East and West and that Christ wills reunification is emphasized, but the importance of union with Rome for all churhces remains critical and necessary.

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February 06 2017

In this episode, the heresy of Modernism is introduced and explained.  This is the first of a series of episodes centering around modernism, “the synthesis of all heresies” and relies heavily on the teachings of Pope Pius X to identify and understand this great heresy.   Special philosophical emphasis is given to why the modernists deny external revelation and their ideas on vital immanence.

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January 30 2017

In this episode, the heresy of Modernism is introduced and explained.  This is the first of a series of episodes centering around modernism, “the synthesis of all heresies” and relies heavily on the teachings of Pope Pius X to identify and understand this great heresy.   Special philosophical emphasis is given to why the modernists deny external revelation and their ideas on vital immanence.

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