What is the Point of Religious Education? | Dr. Leroy Huizenga | The best education in the Faith is the practice of the Faith.
Stupid for a TIME headline | Carl E. Olson | Once again, TIME magazine gets it backwards and inside out when it comes to Catholicism.
The Evangelistic Brilliance of Frank Sheed | An interview with Dr. Joseph F. Martin about one of the greatest Catholic apologists of the past century.
Pope Francis by the Book | Joanna Bogle | Three books attempt to shed light on the life and vision of the pope “from the ends of the Earth.”
A Liberationist Pope | Dr. Michel Therrien | The Pope's recent critique of economics was not an embrace of socialism, or a condemnation of the market economy, but a call to adopt a different ethic.
Sola Shea | Mark Shea | Mark Shea interviews Mark Shea about his book, By What Authority? An Evangelical Discovers Catholic Tradition.
How Do We Advance Subsidiarity? | James Kalb | Like other aspects of Catholic social teaching, what subsidiarity requires most of all is that Catholics live as Catholics.
Salt, Cities, and Disciples | Carl E. Olson | It is small, simple, and composed mostly of something that doesn’t sound tasty at all: sodium chloride. But its importance cannot be overstated.
German bishops push to change guidelines for divorced and remarried Catholics | Russell Shaw | Proposal by some German bishops is causing serious concerns.
Grace and Reason According to St. Paul and St. Thomas | Dr. Eric M. Johnston | The world we live in is overwhelmingly irrational and our popular discourse doesn’t make any sense at all.
The Convenient Hypocrisy of the United Nations | Carl E. Olson | It's a classic case of "Do as we say, not as we do".
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Shelter For All | Nick Olszyk | Gimme Shelter is beautifully written, features amazing performances, and has the real capacity to change lives.
Reasons Not to Succumb to the Gay & Lesbian Marriage Tidal Wave | Thomas M. Doran | Few responsible voices, including liberal voices, supported gay and lesbian marriage before 1980. There were good reasons for this then…and now.
The Lingering Trance of Green Dolphin Street | Patrick Coffin | Some movies linger in your spirit for long stretches. This 1947 classic is one such film.
The War on Christians in the Middle East | Michael Coren | Baroness Warsi, UK's Minister for Faith, warns of the possible extinction of Christianity in its historical heartlands.
Who Is God? | Thomas P. Harmon | Remi Brague's little book, On the God of the Christians, offers a startling and fresh presentation on the identity, being, and actions of God.
Catholic Universities: Identity, Faith, and Power | Dr. Eric Cunningham | We are fighting to preserve and recover the Catholic faith in our schools precisely because it has been replaced by “Catholic identity.”
Inside the Early 60s Counterculture and a Recent Oscar Snub | Andrew Svenning | Passed over for a Best Picture nomination, Inside Llewyn Davis succeeds in its portrait of a disillusioned folk singer and a bleak 1960s Greenwich Village.