With GPS tracking, the app also tells users exactly how far away potential matches may be, making life even easier for those just looking for a quick hook-up. It’s a seriously shallow app that turns people into quickly-judged commodities on a screen.
In a 2013 article by The Guardian, “Tinder: the shallowest dating app ever?
On the other hand, it is not exclusively a church encyclopedia, nor is it limited to the ecclesiastical sciences and the doings of churchmen.
It records all that Catholics have done, not only in behalf of charity and morals, but also for the intellectual and artistic development of mankind.
As for Catholics, their duty as members of the Church impels them to learn more and more fully its principles; while among Protestants the desire for a more intimate and accurate knowledge of things Catholic increases in proportion to the growth of the Church in numbers and in importance.
The Catholic clergy are naturally expected to direct inquirers to sources of the needed information; yet they find only too often that the proper answers to the questions proposed are not to be met with in English literature.
Young singles are too busy swiping left and right on their phones making shallow, transient connections, rather than finding real love with real people.
Romance is dead, proposes author Nancy Jo Sales, in the September 2015 issue of the publication.
Based on a photo, first name, and age alone, users decide whether to swipe left (to pass) or right (to like).
Even the writings of the best intentioned authors are at times disfigured by serious errors on Catholic subjects, which are for the most part due, not to ill-will, but to lack of knowledge.
It would be fatuous to hope to call into immediate existence a Catholic English literature adequate to supply this knowledge and correct errors.
There are hundreds upon thousands of women, about whom you know almost nothing, and you snap-appraise them with a single swipe.
It’s a finger-flicking hymn to the instant gratification of the smartphone age.
The Encyclopedia, therefore, is the most convenient means of doing both, enabling, as it does, the foremost Catholic scholars in every part of the world to contribute articles in the condensed form that appeals to the man of action, and with the accuracy that satisfies the scholar.