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The Passion of Dorothy Day

Day was a revolutionary infinitely beyond Marx, for her objective was to find the completion of meaning in the Kingdom of Heaven.

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Briefly Reviewed: March 2019

The Dawn of Christianity: People and Gods in a Time of Magic and Miracles... To Catch A King: Charles II’s Great Escape

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The Great Awokening: The Puritan Roots of the Social Justice Warrior

Social Justice Warriors behave like cult members. They are little Cromwells who demand Robespierre-level ideological purity of every single person.

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In The News

MORNING MUST-READS
Pope accepts resignation of Chilean cover-up cardinal

Ezzati, 77, is the eighth after mass resignation last May

Peru bishop wants excommunication for abuse scandals

Asks why notorious perps never publicly seek repentance

Turkish prez: Hagia Sophia may again become mosque

Became museum during secular single-party rule in 1935

Montreal priest stabbed at Mass is 'eager' to return

Detained 26-year-old suspect said to be 'known to police'

Canada: 7,949 have been euthanized in past three years

95% by physicians; 42% at home and 41% in a hospital

Nearly 2 million attend March for Life in Argentina

Event took place in 200 locations; 300K in Buenos Aires

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Pope accepts resignation of Chilean cover-up cardinal

Ezzati, 77, is the eighth after mass resignation last May

Peru bishop wants excommunication for abuse scandals

Asks why notorious perps never publicly seek repentance

Turkish prez: Hagia Sophia may again become mosque

Became museum during secular single-party rule in 1935

Montreal priest stabbed at Mass is 'eager' to return

Detained 26-year-old suspect said to be 'known to police'

Canada: 7,949 have been euthanized in past three years

95% by physicians; 42% at home and 41% in a hospital

Nearly 2 million attend March for Life in Argentina

Event took place in 200 locations; 300K in Buenos Aires

VIEW ARCHIVE

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On Man’s Many Attempts to “Kill Death”… Breaking the Species Barrier… Human Alienation & Our Biotech Future… and more

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

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America: History, Culture & Politics

Losing Our Religion… American Libidocracy… Twilight of the Idols… The Most Segregated Hour… This Land is Not Our Land… and more

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Truth vs. Tinseltown

By Barbara Rose
March 22nd 2019 3:28 PM

A group of fearless movie-makers is about to release Unplanned, a film based on Abby Johnson's story of going from being manager of a Planned…

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Death Is Not What it Seems

By Richard DellOrfano
March 21st 2019 3:04 PM

It is the Ides of March. I’m at the San Marcos Cemetery. Its flat headstones, aligned between scraggly trees on acres of fresh-cut green grass,…

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Puberty Blockers and the Principle of Totality

By Rob Agnelli
March 18th 2019 3:20 PM

The Vatican News website recently printed an interview with a member of the Pontifical Academy for Life discussing the current standard of care for pubescent…

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C.S. Lewis

"Mere Christianity" as Merely Protestant... C. S. Lewis: His True Stature in Dispute... The Best Book Written About C.S. Lewis...

G.K. Chesterton

The Optimistic Pessimism of G.K. Chesterton… A Curmudgeon for Our Times… Distributism’s Significance for Our Social Predicaments… more

Pope St. John Paul II

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

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

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

The Passion of Dorothy Day

Day was a revolutionary infinitely beyond Marx, for her objective was to find the completion of meaning in the Kingdom of Heaven.

READ ARTICLE
Briefly Reviewed: March 2019

The Dawn of Christianity: People and Gods in a Time of Magic and Miracles... To Catch A King: Charles II’s Great Escape

READ ARTICLE
The Great Awokening: The Puritan Roots of the Social Justice Warrior

Social Justice Warriors behave like cult members. They are little Cromwells who demand Robespierre-level ideological purity of every single person.

READ ARTICLE

In The News

MORNING MUST-READS
Pope accepts resignation of Chilean cover-up cardinal

Ezzati, 77, is the eighth after mass resignation last May

Peru bishop wants excommunication for abuse scandals

Asks why notorious perps never publicly seek repentance

Turkish prez: Hagia Sophia may again become mosque

Became museum during secular single-party rule in 1935

Montreal priest stabbed at Mass is 'eager' to return

Detained 26-year-old suspect said to be 'known to police'

Canada: 7,949 have been euthanized in past three years

95% by physicians; 42% at home and 41% in a hospital

Nearly 2 million attend March for Life in Argentina

Event took place in 200 locations; 300K in Buenos Aires

VIEW ARCHIVE
Pope accepts resignation of Chilean cover-up cardinal

Ezzati, 77, is the eighth after mass resignation last May

Peru bishop wants excommunication for abuse scandals

Asks why notorious perps never publicly seek repentance

Turkish prez: Hagia Sophia may again become mosque

Became museum during secular single-party rule in 1935

Montreal priest stabbed at Mass is 'eager' to return

Detained 26-year-old suspect said to be 'known to police'

Canada: 7,949 have been euthanized in past three years

95% by physicians; 42% at home and 41% in a hospital

Nearly 2 million attend March for Life in Argentina

Event took place in 200 locations; 300K in Buenos Aires

VIEW ARCHIVE

The Narthex

The New Oxford Blog

Truth vs. Tinseltown

March 22nd 2019 3:28 PM

A group of fearless movie-makers is about to release Unplanned, a film based on Abby Johnson's story of going from…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Death Is Not What it Seems

March 21st 2019 3:04 PM

It is the Ides of March. I’m at the San Marcos Cemetery. Its flat headstones, aligned between scraggly trees on…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Puberty Blockers and the Principle of Totality

March 18th 2019 3:20 PM

The Vatican News website recently printed an interview with a member of the Pontifical Academy for Life discussing the current…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST
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Topics

From the NOR Dossiers
Biotechnology & Posthumanism

On Man’s Many Attempts to “Kill Death”… Breaking the Species Barrier… Human Alienation & Our Biotech Future… and more

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
America: History, Culture & Politics

Losing Our Religion… American Libidocracy… Twilight of the Idols… The Most Segregated Hour… This Land is Not Our Land… 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.

7-DAY FREE TRIAL