Psychiatrists and Abortion
We human beings have a great capacity to obscure contradictions, such as when we adapt to the horror of abortion so that it isn't horrible anymore.
NOR Book Reviews
Here we review
Karol Wojtyla's Personalist Philosophy: Understanding Person and Act
Pentecostalism as a Christian Mystical Tradition
Kindred Spirits, Fellow Victor
The collapse of Soviet communism was anything but inevitable; it was the result of concerted efforts on the part of a small but dedicated group.
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.
New abuse allegations leveled against McCarrick
Man claims cardinal raped him from the age of 11
Catholic groups play role in family reunification
Some migrant children separated from their parents
Nicaraguan forces storm barrio, destroy churches
Priest: 'It is a genocide. It has no other name'
Venezuelan bishops decry regime's authoritarianism
Church 'does not aspire to dominate the social landscape'
Chile's cardinals become focus of abuse investigation
Pope Francis still has not accepted their resignations
Chaplain sacked after holding gay reparation service
Wanted to atone for 'gross offence' of Glasgow Pride
Nicaragua’s bishops to pray for exorcism
Violent oppression continues to rise in country
Vatican's ex-legal chief promotes environmentalism
Advocates for legal obligations for care of creation
Boko Haram attacks military base in Nigeria
Search party formed, dozens of soldiers feared dead
Thailand cave rescue draws attention to Church
Archbishop of Bangkok urged faithful to pray for success
Cardinal: Christians 'prepare to be attacked'
'There are many crosses that you will carry '
Katy Perry returns to Church after meeting Pope
'My mom prayed for me my entire life, hoping I'd come back'
MCs say they have no link to child trafficking
Mother Teresa's successor speaks out on false report
Bishops say Missionaries of Charity being framed
After nun arrested for trafficking newborn babies
Philosopher: Pope will fall into ‘huge heresy’
If Francis approves of deviation from Humanae Vitae
Irish archbishop: youth alienated by the Church
Says Catholicism today is 'foreign' to young people
Virgin Mary statue in NM ‘weeping olive oil’
Diocese investigates, can't say where oil coming from
Judge rejects Planned Parenthood suit against Trump
Abortion promoters despise priority given to abstinence
McCarrick preyed on men who wanted to be priests
Then he became cardinal and Washington power broker
Cardinal backs death penalty for drug traffickers
Critics say 'uncivilized' punishment won't help
Bahrain cathedral to become heart of Catholic Arabia
Concrete testimony of Christian presence in Muslim land
Archbishop: Holocaust law woke up 'old demons'
Makes it illegal to blame Poland for Nazi crimes
Teilhard de Chardin left legacy of eugenics
Racism of Francis favorite cannot be ignored
15-hour siege by Nicaraguan paramilitaries
Pro-Ortega militias attack Catholic churches
Ex-chancellor of Chilean archdiocese arrested
Accusations of sexual abuse of minors, cover-up
Pope: missionaries are 'messengers of Jesus'
No Christian proclaims the Gospel 'on his or her own'
Rwandan authorities shutter 700 churches
Government proposes stricter clergy guidelines
UK: Abortion clinic ‘buffer zones’ harm women
Two pro-lifers are attempting to overturn the ban
In India, nun accuses bishop of rape
72-page complaint to police alleges a dozen offenses
Vatican: Consecrated virgins no longer have to be
Guidelines say previously married women still ineligible
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