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The Achievements of Father Stanley L. Jaki

As a historian of science and a philosopher he fought against the encroachments of scientism; as a theologian he fought to defend the supernatural.

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The Variety & Theological Implications of Private Revelations

Evil spirits, often in a very subtle manner, have been far more clever and more destructive of sound spiritual thinking than generally supposed.

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A New Look at the Old Testament

Short-selling the Old Testament is regrettable. The Church of Rome has always been clear that the New Testament doesn’t supersede the Old.

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U.S. Senate passes same-sex marriage bill, 61-36

Without protections for conscience, religious beliefs

Beijing briefs Hong Kong clergy on ‘sinicization’ plan

Conf. seen as precursor to crackdown on rel. freedom

Catholic doctors win fight against trans mandate

After Biden admin, HHS let appeal deadline pass

Christians now a minority in England and Wales

At 46%, down from 59% in 2011; now 37% are 'nones'

Pope lets German, Belgian bishops wreak their havoc

Recent ad limina visits also confirm CDF has lost power

Disgraced ex-USCCB official named pastor in Wis.

Was exposed as frequent user of gay hookup app

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U.S. Senate passes same-sex marriage bill, 61-36

Without protections for conscience, religious beliefs

Beijing briefs Hong Kong clergy on ‘sinicization’ plan

Conf. seen as precursor to crackdown on rel. freedom

Catholic doctors win fight against trans mandate

After Biden admin, HHS let appeal deadline pass

Christians now a minority in England and Wales

At 46%, down from 59% in 2011; now 37% are 'nones'

Pope lets German, Belgian bishops wreak their havoc

Recent ad limina visits also confirm CDF has lost power

Disgraced ex-USCCB official named pastor in Wis.

Was exposed as frequent user of gay hookup app

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Literature Matters by Michael S. Rose

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Radical Traditionalism

Traditionalist & Progressive Totalitarians in the Church... Why Catholic Orthodoxy Is Not 'Catholic Fundamentalism'... and more

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Wacky Theologians

Reverend Mother Libertine... A Legacy of Dissent... The Hydra of Heterodoxy... Idiocy Undisturbed... and more

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The Season for 'Mr. Blue'

By James Thunder
November 30th 2022 2:57 PM

In 1928 Myles Connolly published his 120-page debut novel, Mr. Blue. This book and author come to mind at this time of year because the…

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Work, Workers & Wonder

By James Hanink
November 29th 2022 8:37 PM

Under the direction of the United Auto Workers, 48,000 “academic workers,” chiefly researchers and graduate students, at the University of California are on strike—the largest…

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A Multiracial Society

By David Daintree
November 28th 2022 9:07 PM

In 1967, 55 years ago, a referendum was held in Australia to allow a change to the Constitution that would remove the last impediment to…

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Front & Center

The Achievements of Father Stanley L. Jaki

As a historian of science and a philosopher he fought against the encroachments of scientism; as a theologian he fought to defend the supernatural.

READ ARTICLE
The Variety & Theological Implications of Private Revelations

Evil spirits, often in a very subtle manner, have been far more clever and more destructive of sound spiritual thinking than generally supposed.

READ ARTICLE
A New Look at the Old Testament

Short-selling the Old Testament is regrettable. The Church of Rome has always been clear that the New Testament doesn’t supersede the Old.

READ ARTICLE

In The News

MORNING MUST-READS
U.S. Senate passes same-sex marriage bill, 61-36

Without protections for conscience, religious beliefs

Beijing briefs Hong Kong clergy on ‘sinicization’ plan

Conf. seen as precursor to crackdown on rel. freedom

Catholic doctors win fight against trans mandate

After Biden admin, HHS let appeal deadline pass

Christians now a minority in England and Wales

At 46%, down from 59% in 2011; now 37% are 'nones'

Pope lets German, Belgian bishops wreak their havoc

Recent ad limina visits also confirm CDF has lost power

Disgraced ex-USCCB official named pastor in Wis.

Was exposed as frequent user of gay hookup app

VIEW ARCHIVE
U.S. Senate passes same-sex marriage bill, 61-36

Without protections for conscience, religious beliefs

Beijing briefs Hong Kong clergy on ‘sinicization’ plan

Conf. seen as precursor to crackdown on rel. freedom

Catholic doctors win fight against trans mandate

After Biden admin, HHS let appeal deadline pass

Christians now a minority in England and Wales

At 46%, down from 59% in 2011; now 37% are 'nones'

Pope lets German, Belgian bishops wreak their havoc

Recent ad limina visits also confirm CDF has lost power

Disgraced ex-USCCB official named pastor in Wis.

Was exposed as frequent user of gay hookup app

VIEW ARCHIVE

The Narthex

The New Oxford Blog

The Season for 'Mr. Blue'

November 30th 2022 2:57 PM

In 1928 Myles Connolly published his 120-page debut novel, Mr. Blue. This book and author come to mind at this…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Work, Workers & Wonder

November 29th 2022 8:37 PM

Under the direction of the United Auto Workers, 48,000 “academic workers,” chiefly researchers and graduate students, at the University of…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

A Multiracial Society

November 28th 2022 9:07 PM

In 1967, 55 years ago, a referendum was held in Australia to allow a change to the Constitution that would…

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From the NOR Dossiers
Literature Matters by Michael S. Rose

What “Old Books” Have to Teach Us About Being Human in the 21st Century... Dracula By Bram Stoker... “William Wilson” By Edgar Allan Poe... and more

VIEW DOSSIER
Radical Traditionalism

Traditionalist & Progressive Totalitarians in the Church... Why Catholic Orthodoxy Is Not 'Catholic Fundamentalism'... and more

VIEW DOSSIER
Wacky Theologians

Reverend Mother Libertine... A Legacy of Dissent... The Hydra of Heterodoxy... Idiocy Undisturbed... 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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