Author Archives: Patrick Angiolillo

About Patrick Angiolillo

New York University PhD student, Hebrew & Judaic Studies // MAR, Yale Divinity School '16 // AB, Boston College '14 // @CatholicHow Contributor

Speaking the Same Language

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(Tomb-stone. 1 cent. C.E. Private collection) by Patrick Angiolillo Language is communication. Without language, whether written or spoken or in whatever medium it may be, one is unable to communicate with others in a meaningful, relational way.…

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Catholic What? Catholic How.

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By Matt Janeczko, OFM Cap. More than a year ago, when attempting to fix a name to this project, we played around with numerous words bearing inquisition in their context: how, what, and why come…

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Why Holy Saturday Isn’t a Day of Sorrow

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By Brian Niemiec One of my earliest memories of Holy Saturday was asking my father why Grandpop only ate bread and water on the Saturday before Easter.  I don’t even remember my dad’s response, but every…

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The Role of the Catholic Biblical Scholar: An Ongoing Consideration

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by Patrick Angiolillo As one semester comes to a close and another opens its doors, students and teachers alike are gearing up for their continued quest for knowledge. With all the buzz of applications, papers,…

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A Liturgically-Minded Poet

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by Patrick Angiolillo Among my favorite poets is the little known, but tremendously talented twentieth century Jewish American poet Samuel Menashe. His was something of a late-bloomer in the literary community, at least in terms…

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There and Back Again: Glimpsing Heaven

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by Patrick Angiolillo Earlier in January, the story broke that the popular book, The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven,  written by Alex Malarkey and his father, is a hoax. The book, which details Alex’s journeys…

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The Other Other Pro-Life

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By Matt Keppel Now, I’m not much for a soap-box… not big ones at least.  Nevertheless, some soap-boxes are worth speaking on, especially when the discussions come down to issues of life.  Yes, this is…

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