Scandal

SCANDAL…WHAT IS IT?


SCANDAL…WHAT IS IT? “How scandalous!” We often here people saying upon seeing something disagreeable to their standards, whether right or wrong, objective or subjective, true or pharisaical. BUT WHAT IS SCANDAL? In this season of Lent, time for spiritual renewal and personal conversion, it is appropriate to examine ourselves whether something in our behavior or conduct could cause scandal in our surroundings. The Catechism of the Catholic Church dedicates some points on this topic, under the heading “RESPECT FOR THE SOULS OF []