July-August 2009, Volume LXXVI, Number 7

Letters to the Editor
The Nature of Evil... Suprised By Attacks... A Failure to Perceive... Pastoral Junk... A Positive View of Phenomenology... Racism & Evolution... Have a Little Patience... Much More Gained... and more
The News You May Have Missed
Host to the Post... Feeling Profoundly Secular... Obama Said It, I Believe It... He's Always Been a Girl... Church as Bio-Hazard... Twenty-First Century Christ... The Talented Mr. Horran... No Big Shoes to Fill
New Oxford Notes
Father Corapi Speaks... Back in the Limelight... Requiem for Evangelicalism?
Brian A. Graebe
An Examination of Friday Penance
One area of the Church that has suffered more than its share of neglect is the penitential nature of Fridays -- not just Lenten Fridays, but all Fridays.
Eric Seddon
Fatherhood & Fertility in The Last of the Mohicans
James Fenimore Cooper’s The Last of the Mohicans is the birthright of every American; it helps to explain who we are to ourselves.
F. Douglas Kneibert
Are the Dark Clouds of Persecution Beginning to Gather?
Jokes, editorial cartoons, and movies routinely ridicule the Catholic Church. Are we in the early days of a stealthy but persistent persecution?
Michael V. McIntire
Notre Dame, R.I.P.
Notre Dame’s honoring of President Obama was the full flowering of the university's rebellion against the Magisterium of the Church.
Terence J. Hughes
The Primeval Struggle
The forces that promote the Culture of Death have chosen their reward: "Better to reign in Hell than serve in Heaven!"
Briefly Reviewed
Reviews of Status Envy... Liberal Fascism... Last Rites...


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