Catholic England & Mary Tudor
Historians have assumed that the “Marian regime” relied chiefly on force and was hostile to preaching. This is a myth. Preaching was its priority.
An Age of Faith, Even for Atheists
Triumph of Faith
says secularists are flat-out wrong: The world is not getting less religious, it is getting more religious.
The Femi-Swedes' Hijab Détente
Sweden's "first feminist government" sent a delegation to sign a trade deal in Iran, where the women felt compelled to wear headscarves and heavy coats.
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.
Egypt: 26 Coptic Christians killed in bus attack
Were heading to Monastery of St. Samuel the Confessor
Philippines: Militants threaten to behead Catholics
Tell bishop hostages in danger unless military backs off
Cdl. Pell to ordain ten for the ordinariate next year
Eight are former Anglican priests taking special course
Court nixes Harrisburg law silencing pro-life speech
City attempts unconstitutional buffer zones around clinics
Rumors of commission to examine
Fear its members will be the
Azerbaijan: Christians fined for giving out literature
There's one Catholic parish in mostly-Muslim nation of 10M
SSPX authorized by Pope Francis to ordain new priests
Fellay: Can do without permission of the local ordinary
China: ‘Underground’ bishop taken into custody again
Was arrested before Easter Triduum, released, taken again
Philippines: Army and IS-linked militants begin battle
Thousands flee the city as troops roll in; dozens dead
St. Louis archbishop resists pro-abortion ordinance
City council aims to create abortion 'sanctuary'; suit filed
Malta bishops denounce gay-marriage opponents' ad
Call Catholics United for the Faith statement 'propaganda'
Spokeswoman confirms that Melania Trump is Catholic
Is first Catholic in the White House since JFK years
Students sanctioned for violence at Chas. Murray talk
Middlebury College hands 67 probation, permanent record
Trump meets Pope Francis for a short private audience
Vatican sees 'exchange of views'; Trump: 'fantastic meeting'
Philippines: Priest and 13 churchgoers taken hostage
Suspected Muslim extremists pledged allegiance to IS
Duterte declares martial law on Philippines island
Warns he'll be harsh in dealing with Muslim rebel groups
S. Africa bishops: Sexual abuse hits 1 in 5 children
Alcohol, drug abuse, participation in gangs are factors
Pope urges person-based approach to economics
Leads to 'entrepreneurial spirit and effective solidarity'
U.S. bishops welcome reprieve for Haitian migrants
Trump admin. allows 50,000 earthquake victims to remain
Landmark genital mutilation case goes to federal court
Defense lawyers to argue that religious freedom is at core
Trump tells Muslims: Oppose slaughter of Christians
Religious leaders must teach that barbarism gives no glory
Six U.S. prelates weigh in on Trump budget proposal
Find defense spending increase ‘profoundly troubling’
Pope offers condolences to Manchester attack victims
'Senseless act of violence'; responsibility claimed by IS
Irish president gives the Pope ‘climate bell’ gift
Two leaders discuss 'several themes of mutual interest'
Pence gives commencement address at Notre Dame
Urges grads to promote human dignity, sanctity of life
Drag queens are coming to your local public libraries
D.Q. Story Hour hypes 'unabashedly queer role models'
Eminent Catholic theologian resigns from Duke Divinity
Punished for calling diversity training a 'waste' of time
Pope names 5 new cardinals after Regina Coeli address
Total cardinals now 227, of whom 121 are eligible to vote
Cdl. Maradiaga makes personal attack on Cdl. Burke
He's 'a poor man' whose ideas 'don’t merit further comment'
Jesuit leader Sosa praised Fidel Castro in 1989
Signed 'manifesto' stating respect for him, Revolution
Pope goes door to door blessing homes in suburb
Startles residents who were expecting a parish priest
Orthodox patriarch to Russian gov’t: End abortion
Prioritize laws that make abortion 'equal to murder'
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