Take a journey into your imagination with me for a minute and imagine a world without the Catholic Church. As John Lennon sang, “imagine there’s no heaven…and no religion too“. Of course, with the recent news about how some politicians think faithful Catholics are just “backwards” and stuck in the middle ages, we may not have to work too hard to imagine this world.What would it look like?How would we be structured?What would our culture be like?Some might rejoice at this. In fact, this number is growing rapidly (see the link above).Some would mourn.Some would be indifferent.Regardless of our initial reaction to this exercise, I think it is important to remind ourselves of what the Catholic Church has done.Here are a few things that Church has given to the world:

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