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Samaritan Woman

The tall officer looked at his partner and rais­ed an eyebrow, “You know him ma’am? He a friend of yours?” His partner caught the emphasis…

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On Friendship

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The News You May Have Missed: October 2021

Faking Diversity... Let Them Auction Cake... Chicken-Scratch Gaffe... A Bigger Slice of Pi... Electric Snake... dryPhone... and more

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Loyola Marymount petition hits 'preferred pronouns'

Calif.: Alumni rip school's embrace of gender ideology

EU bureaucrats drop woke speech code after backlash

Attempt banned the word Christmas as not 'inclusive'

Prominent Catholic lawyer explains wrongness of Roe

Prof. Helen Alvaré debunks false claims, studies, 'science'

Parolin opines on 'No Pass' protests, lacks grasp of issue

After priest describes bishops as 'manipulated by gov't'

EU Commission president: Time to mull mandatory jabs

Von der Leyen floats coercion as omicron hype ramps up

Former atheist & refugee named Albania’s top prelate

He was raised under communist rule, brutal persecution

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Loyola Marymount petition hits 'preferred pronouns'

Calif.: Alumni rip school's embrace of gender ideology

EU bureaucrats drop woke speech code after backlash

Attempt banned the word Christmas as not 'inclusive'

Prominent Catholic lawyer explains wrongness of Roe

Prof. Helen Alvaré debunks false claims, studies, 'science'

Parolin opines on 'No Pass' protests, lacks grasp of issue

After priest describes bishops as 'manipulated by gov't'

EU Commission president: Time to mull mandatory jabs

Von der Leyen floats coercion as omicron hype ramps up

Former atheist & refugee named Albania’s top prelate

He was raised under communist rule, brutal persecution

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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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My Muddled Mentor

By James Hanink
December 1st 2021 3:33 PM

“Karl Meyer On the Road Again” read a recent ad in The Catholic Worker. At 84 he was planning a cross country peace mission. I…

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The Sand Palace

By Richard DellOrfano
November 29th 2021 5:24 PM

In the late 1980s, a friend and I rode a trolley south from San Diego to the Imperial Beach sandcastle contest. After a short walk…

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A Cyborg’s Lament

By Magdalena Moreno
November 24th 2021 3:54 PM

What is the point of all this technology? What purpose does a Bluetooth refrigerator serve? How many apps can one person possibly need? Can you…

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Front & Center

Samaritan Woman

The tall officer looked at his partner and rais­ed an eyebrow, “You know him ma’am? He a friend of yours?” His partner caught the emphasis…

READ ARTICLE
On Friendship

If friendship really is tied up with virtue and our eternal well-being, then it requires work, much as the romantic life does.

READ ARTICLE
The News You May Have Missed: October 2021

Faking Diversity... Let Them Auction Cake... Chicken-Scratch Gaffe... A Bigger Slice of Pi... Electric Snake... dryPhone... and more

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In The News

MORNING MUST-READS
Loyola Marymount petition hits 'preferred pronouns'

Calif.: Alumni rip school's embrace of gender ideology

EU bureaucrats drop woke speech code after backlash

Attempt banned the word Christmas as not 'inclusive'

Prominent Catholic lawyer explains wrongness of Roe

Prof. Helen Alvaré debunks false claims, studies, 'science'

Parolin opines on 'No Pass' protests, lacks grasp of issue

After priest describes bishops as 'manipulated by gov't'

EU Commission president: Time to mull mandatory jabs

Von der Leyen floats coercion as omicron hype ramps up

Former atheist & refugee named Albania’s top prelate

He was raised under communist rule, brutal persecution

VIEW ARCHIVE
Loyola Marymount petition hits 'preferred pronouns'

Calif.: Alumni rip school's embrace of gender ideology

EU bureaucrats drop woke speech code after backlash

Attempt banned the word Christmas as not 'inclusive'

Prominent Catholic lawyer explains wrongness of Roe

Prof. Helen Alvaré debunks false claims, studies, 'science'

Parolin opines on 'No Pass' protests, lacks grasp of issue

After priest describes bishops as 'manipulated by gov't'

EU Commission president: Time to mull mandatory jabs

Von der Leyen floats coercion as omicron hype ramps up

Former atheist & refugee named Albania’s top prelate

He was raised under communist rule, brutal persecution

VIEW ARCHIVE

The Narthex

The New Oxford Blog

My Muddled Mentor

December 1st 2021 3:33 PM

“Karl Meyer On the Road Again” read a recent ad in The Catholic Worker. At 84 he was planning a…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

The Sand Palace

November 29th 2021 5:24 PM

In the late 1980s, a friend and I rode a trolley south from San Diego to the Imperial Beach sandcastle…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

A Cyborg’s Lament

November 24th 2021 3:54 PM

What is the point of all this technology? What purpose does a Bluetooth refrigerator serve? How many apps can one…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST
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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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