Atheists do good? They are also children of God? And heirs to God’s kingdom?

Do good and avoid evil…without doubt that’s everyone’s obligation, since no one is able to stifle that inner voice that, in the depths of the heart, constantly indicates this obligation. But…is everyone able to respond to this call in the same manner, with equal clarity and equivalent effects?

A complex topic, this one, with nuances that can’t be dealt with lightly; and yet it must be understood with absolute clarity, lest we confound issues that are of capital importance for our salvation…For Christ did say, “without me you can do nothing” (Jn 15, 5).

As always, Catholic doctrine throws abundant light on this – for which we are more than grateful, amidst the prevalent darkness…..Read more…

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