On Growing Up Jewish
Because it speaks my spiritual language, because it has visual reminders that I need, and because it feeds me God, the Church is where I am truly home.
Kasper proposes an existential approach to God that focuses on the way, as the Bible reveals, that the Almighty relates mercifully to humanity.
Crossing the Rubicon
A traditionalist Catholic newspaper proclaims that Pope Francis must be "deposed" by bishops in an "Imperfect Ecumenical Council."
Those Hurtful Ads!
Those NOR ads are presumably supposed to be satirical, but they're actually insensitive, judgmental, mean-spirited and hurtful....
Through the ages, great ideas have frequently found their expression in great works of literature, both fiction and nonfiction.
Muslims often claim that Islam is a misunderstood religion. This is partially true, insofar as many people do not understand the nature of Islam or what it teaches.
Biotechnology & Posthumanism
Technology may finally make us so unhappy we will begin to effectively criticize its consequences with the whole human good in mind.
The Trendy Atheists
Richard Dawkins and his ilk view Catholics as deluded faith-heads whose minds have been taken over by irrational superstitions.
Despite any attempts at reading the tea leaves of Jorge Mario Bergoglio’s past life, it's far from clear how he is going to handle becoming Pope Francis.
Same-sex marriage was the invention of the Emperor Nero, who had at least three such nuptials, one in which he played the bride.
The Problem of Evil
The Church is clear-eyed about the devil's existence and demands that we neither minimize nor exaggerate the danger he presents to our salvation.
New Age & Gnosticism
There's far more to this movement than the self-indulgent silliness of astrology, crystals, weird workshops, and the accompanying psychobabble.
Catholic Social Teaching
The same papal statements that criticize socialism also criticize capitalism, and for the same basic reason.
Pope: 'majority' of Catholic marriages invalid
Says Church needs to better prep couples for sacrament
Fox News: 'Arrogant' Pope Francis should resign
Says pontiff is 'doing incalculable damage to the Church'
Francis, marriage, and the missing middle term
Pope exaggerates very narrow but plausible point
Conservatives decry Pope's statement on marriages
Francis’s comments equivalent of a 'nuclear winter'
Papal document shows no support for gay marriage
Amoris Laetitia reaffirms Church teaching on family life
Spanish cardinal investigated for 'hate speech'
Fifty groups file complaint over 'gay empire' comment
Netanyahu gives powerful message on Orlando
Israeli PM calls attack act of 'radical Islamic terror'
Pope sends top officials to Pan-Orthodox Council
Francis believes the moment is 'supremely important'
Pope: Avoid 'rigorism' on divorce and remarriage
Says priests' refusal to baptize makes them animals
Syriac patriarchs calls for help to liberate Mosul
Tens of thousands of Christians have fled to Kurdistan
Christians in Pakistan victims of 'biased mindset'
Church calls for protection of non-Muslim minorities
Gay Muslim: Islam is no religion of peace
They gloat about throwing homosexuals off tallest buildings
115 Spanish Catholics recognized as martyrs
Killed between 1936 and 1938 during Spain's civil war
Francis to celebrate Benedict's 65th anniversary
Emeritus Pope to make rare public appearance
Catholic orders taking their lead from Pope Francis
Jointly and publicly divesting from coal, oil and gas
Last Catholic priest to survive Dachau dies at 102
'Here, you are defenseless, without dignity or rights'
Church facelift reveals hidden ancient treasures
Restoration of Jesus' birth site to be finished in 2017
Youngest Orlando victim from Catholic high school
Promising woman was celebrating her recent graduation
Vatican pursuing 'areas of concern' with U.S. sisters
15 orders of women religious need to clarify 'some points'
Texas judge drops 1st charge against PP-video maker
'Swift dismissal' reveals sham by runaway grand jury
Brussels diocese mulls 100 parish mergers/closings
Cuts due to pressing budget concerns, shortage of priests
Müller: Deaconess study will be mostly historical
Downplays expectation for women to be ordained deacons
Patriarchs call for liberation of Christian lands
Iraq: 'The wound of forced emigration is still bleeding'
U. of Miami establishes chair for study of atheism
Donor blames religion for 'the cancer' in our society
AMA may drop its opposition to assisted suicide
Approves study to explore adoption of a neutral position
Florida bishop blames religion for Orlando tragedy
'It is religion, including our own, that targets' LGBTs
ACLU says Christians caused the Orlando shooting
Lawyer tries to tie violence to various 'anti-LGBT bills'
Russian Orthodox Church pulls out of Crete council
Ends hopes for unprecedented demonstration of unity
Belgian seeks euthanasia because he is a homosexual
Two ideologies clash; press blames Catholic upbringing
CDF issues letter on framework for charismatic gifts
Relation between hierarchical and charismatic gifts is key
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