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Neither Statism nor Individualism

If we are to subject all our being, thinking, and living to Christ and His Church, we cannot ignore the existence of Catholic social teaching.

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World on FIRE

The FIRE strategy -- which stands for financial independence, retire early -- doesn’t alter the debt-peonage economy; it just carves out exceptions for a select…

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The Root Causes of the Dislocation of Our Times

The masses are more and more prone to lies, which they buy willingly for the sake of having a rock on which to stand amid…

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In The News

MORNING MUST-READS
Pelosi cites Catholic faith while boosting abortion

Cordileone: Can't claim to be devout and condone killing

USCCB renews call to action on Hyde, abortion funding

U.S. House expected to begin voting on bills next week

Cdl. Burke writes 19-point statement on TLM rules

Suggests results of bishops' consultation be made public

Latin Mass Society: TLM is regulated not abrogated

Group's chairman aims for 'calm, reasoned discussion'

Philippine bishops voice support for Pope’s TLM letter

Repeat order that ‘every liturgy' be celebrated by norms

WHO pushes abortion 'de-medicalization,' do-at-home

Claims 'self-care' abortions empower & support women

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Pelosi cites Catholic faith while boosting abortion

Cordileone: Can't claim to be devout and condone killing

USCCB renews call to action on Hyde, abortion funding

U.S. House expected to begin voting on bills next week

Cdl. Burke writes 19-point statement on TLM rules

Suggests results of bishops' consultation be made public

Latin Mass Society: TLM is regulated not abrogated

Group's chairman aims for 'calm, reasoned discussion'

Philippine bishops voice support for Pope’s TLM letter

Repeat order that ‘every liturgy' be celebrated by norms

WHO pushes abortion 'de-medicalization,' do-at-home

Claims 'self-care' abortions empower & support women

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Latin Mass

At Mass, Actions Speak Louder Than Words... Where Has All the Latin Gone?... The New Mass Just Can't Be Fixed...

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Liturgy, Liturgical Rites & Devotions

Liturgy that Speaks to the Soul... Altar Boys: The Problem or the Solution?... Turning Catholics Into a Stiff-Kneed People...

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Political Correctness

The Unbearable Whiteness of Being... The Fraudsters of Islamophobia... Don't Call It 'Adultery,' Call It 'Loving More'... and more

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Latin Mass Survey

By Barbara Rose
July 22nd 2021 2:31 PM

In order to appreciate what's at stake in the current Church-wide controversy surrounding restrictions on the traditional Latin Mass (TLM), data on Latin Mass attendees…

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Nanny State

By Richard DellOrfano
July 20th 2021 3:43 PM

California bureaucrats are aiming for more and more control over our lives—with no end in sight. A San Diego county government agency is proposing various…

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Our Task

By David Daintree
July 19th 2021 1:44 PM

Today, crazy notions spread like wild fire and become wilder as they spread, often claiming the authority of science, and using the muscle of popular…

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Pope St. John Paul II

Kindred Spirits, Fellow Victors... The Pope as Playwright... Neither East nor West: On the Pope's Radical New Encyclical...

St. John Henry Cardinal Newman

The Two Worlds of John Henry Newman… Newman's Advice to Anglo-Catholics… Newman’s Prophetic Challenge to Clericalism…

Dorothy Day & the Catholic Worker

No Catholic Church, No Dorothy Day… The Catholic Worker: Is It Still Catholic?... The Gentle Catholic Radicalism of Peter Maurin… more

Flannery O'Connor

Fragmented Lives of Incomplete Reckoning... Tyranny of the Perverse Will... From the Grotesque to Love... Flannery O’Connor: And Her Own Received Her Not... and more

Stand up and defend your faith.

Culture is shifting, but you can count on The New Oxford Review for an unwavering Catholic point of view. The message of the Church is easily muddled in today’s increasingly hostile, secular culture. We understand what’s coming at you, and we have articles and resources to help you defend your faith and grow in your understanding of Catholic teachings.

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Front & Center

Neither Statism nor Individualism

If we are to subject all our being, thinking, and living to Christ and His Church, we cannot ignore the existence of Catholic social teaching.

READ ARTICLE
World on FIRE

The FIRE strategy -- which stands for financial independence, retire early -- doesn’t alter the debt-peonage economy; it just carves out exceptions for a select…

READ ARTICLE
The Root Causes of the Dislocation of Our Times

The masses are more and more prone to lies, which they buy willingly for the sake of having a rock on which to stand amid…

READ ARTICLE

In The News

MORNING MUST-READS
Pelosi cites Catholic faith while boosting abortion

Cordileone: Can't claim to be devout and condone killing

USCCB renews call to action on Hyde, abortion funding

U.S. House expected to begin voting on bills next week

Cdl. Burke writes 19-point statement on TLM rules

Suggests results of bishops' consultation be made public

Latin Mass Society: TLM is regulated not abrogated

Group's chairman aims for 'calm, reasoned discussion'

Philippine bishops voice support for Pope’s TLM letter

Repeat order that ‘every liturgy' be celebrated by norms

WHO pushes abortion 'de-medicalization,' do-at-home

Claims 'self-care' abortions empower & support women

VIEW ARCHIVE
Pelosi cites Catholic faith while boosting abortion

Cordileone: Can't claim to be devout and condone killing

USCCB renews call to action on Hyde, abortion funding

U.S. House expected to begin voting on bills next week

Cdl. Burke writes 19-point statement on TLM rules

Suggests results of bishops' consultation be made public

Latin Mass Society: TLM is regulated not abrogated

Group's chairman aims for 'calm, reasoned discussion'

Philippine bishops voice support for Pope’s TLM letter

Repeat order that ‘every liturgy' be celebrated by norms

WHO pushes abortion 'de-medicalization,' do-at-home

Claims 'self-care' abortions empower & support women

VIEW ARCHIVE

The Narthex

The New Oxford Blog

Latin Mass Survey

July 22nd 2021 2:31 PM

In order to appreciate what's at stake in the current Church-wide controversy surrounding restrictions on the traditional Latin Mass (TLM),…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Nanny State

July 20th 2021 3:43 PM

California bureaucrats are aiming for more and more control over our lives—with no end in sight. A San Diego county…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Our Task

July 19th 2021 1:44 PM

Today, crazy notions spread like wild fire and become wilder as they spread, often claiming the authority of science, and…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST
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Topics

From the NOR Dossiers
Latin Mass

At Mass, Actions Speak Louder Than Words... Where Has All the Latin Gone?... The New Mass Just Can't Be Fixed...

VIEW DOSSIER
Liturgy, Liturgical Rites & Devotions

Liturgy that Speaks to the Soul... Altar Boys: The Problem or the Solution?... Turning Catholics Into a Stiff-Kneed People...

VIEW DOSSIER
Political Correctness

The Unbearable Whiteness of Being... The Fraudsters of Islamophobia... Don't Call It 'Adultery,' Call It 'Loving More'... and more

VIEW DOSSIER

Stand up and defend your faith.

Culture is shifting, but you can count on The New Oxford Review for an unwavering Catholic point of view. The message of the Church is easily muddled in today’s increasingly hostile, secular culture. We understand what’s coming at you, and we have articles and resources to help you defend your faith and grow in your understanding of Catholic teachings.

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