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Links

General

Links covering a range of arguments for the Catholic faith

The Vatican Official Website: A whole host of information, encyclicals and other writings of the Pope and the Church

The Catechism of the Catholic Church: A searchable web version of the Catechism of the Catholic Church. All of the Church's doctrines clearly explained.

Catholic Answers: A global apologetics website which covers a whole range of arguments for the truth of Catholicism

Patheos Catholic Blogs: A series of blogs by prominent Catholic writers

Jimmy Akin explains why he's Catholic: Prominent Catholic apologist explains why he is a Catholic

Catholics Come Home - Why be a Catholic: The Catholics Come Home website has a good page on why one should be Catholic

The Catholic Encyclopedia: The 1907 Catholic Encyclopedia, reproduced on the web

Does God exist?

Links with reasons to believe that God exists

The Magis Centre: A comprehensive website making the case for the existence of God from science and philosophy (plus a whole lot of other useful stuff)

Strange notions: A site where respectful debate occurs over the truth of Christianity/Catholicism

Did Jesus rise from the dead?

Links with reasons to believe that Jesus rose from the dead

Stand To Reason article: This link gives 5 historical facts which testify to the resurrection of Jesus

Did Jesus rise from the dead or was it a hoax by his followers?: A good video explaining why it's unreasonable to think the resurrection story was a hoax spread by his disciples.

Videos

Catholic Answers apologist Trent Horn answers the question - why be Catholic instead of anything else?

Dr Peter Kreeft, a philosophy professor, gives 7 reasons why he is a Catholic

Fr Robert Barron explains why religion is not a bad thing

Fr Robert Barron discusses why science is not the only way of gaining knowledge, and explains the argument from contingency

Fr Robert Barron counters Richard Dawkins and the "New Atheists"

Catholic Answers apologist Trent Horn discusses why we should think Jesus rose from the dead