Is Joan Borysenko Too Eclectic for Catholics?

joan borysenkoReferred to as a New Age contemplative, Joan Borysenko is a highly educated woman and very popular speaker who tries to appeal to everyone and ends up incorporating New Age and eastern religious beliefs with science into a kind of eclectic hodge-podge that exposes the faithful to non-Christian worldviews.

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Help or Hype: Body Cleanses and Detoxes

bentonite clayMH asks: “Do you know the origin of using Bentonite Clay and Charcoal capsules as a way of cleansing your body of toxins, impurities, and heavy metals?  Also, do you know if this therapy is safe to do? Supposedly they both absorb heavy metals and are carried out of one’s digestive system.  An environmental Dr. is advising me to do this. I wanted to make sure it’s in line with Church teaching and is safe to do.”

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Company Sells Oriental Philosophy Along with Products

jadienceMV writes: “A family member gave me some pain cream from a company called Jadience. I checked everything about the website, the founder and her other companies, something does not feel right about the company, the philosophy and tradition. Can you please check this website out and tell me if it is new age?  I think it is.”

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