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Why Christian Parents Should Abandon Public Schools

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Choppy Theology... Keeping Up Appearances... Corona Bling... Down Memory Lane... State Blood-Sucker... Saved by the Belly... Lantern-Like Loos... and more

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Churchmen in Antebellum Dixie

Scrutinizing bishops for not siding with abolitionists involves a failure to realize that abolitionism was associated with violence and lawlessness.

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Indian Jesuit remains in jail despite internat'l outcry

83-year-old is accused of aiding Maoists, inciting violence

French abuse cases lead Focolare to promise inquiry

Movement head accepts resignations of regional leaders

BXVI distances himself from embattled Catholic group

Laments 'terrible distortions of faith' in lay association

Italy: Protesters turn violent over COVID shutdowns

'Heterogeneous' crowds voice anger over economic harm

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Chinese gov't bans printing, mailing of religious texts

Violators will be fined, shops closed, workers arrested

Early adviser to Medjugorje seers is excommunicated

Ex-Franciscan priest continues to celebrate sacraments

Indian Jesuit remains in jail despite internat'l outcry

83-year-old is accused of aiding Maoists, inciting violence

French abuse cases lead Focolare to promise inquiry

Movement head accepts resignations of regional leaders

BXVI distances himself from embattled Catholic group

Laments 'terrible distortions of faith' in lay association

Italy: Protesters turn violent over COVID shutdowns

'Heterogeneous' crowds voice anger over economic harm

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Marian Misconceptions... An Epic in Search of an Ending... The Private Interpretation of Private Revelations... more

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Lay Holiness: The Role of Grace - Part III

By James Thunder
October 27th 2020 3:21 PM

I would say the grace to cry out “Abba” to the Father, and the grace to recognize Jesus as Lord, is the same type of…

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Choice Isn't the Biggest Thing

By James Hanink
October 26th 2020 9:24 PM

The homeless count in Los Angeles keeps going up. We’re now north of 60,000. About a week ago the Los Angeles Times (Oct. 18) ran…

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Recognizing Holiness - Part II

By James Thunder
October 22nd 2020 8:05 PM

Grace from God is needed for us to recognize holiness in another. I am not speaking about recognizing the holiness of a deceased person whom…

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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

Why Christian Parents Should Abandon Public Schools

I doubt the government really cares about kids' minds, and I am certain it doesn't care about their morals or their souls.

READ ARTICLE
The News You May Have Missed: October 2020

Choppy Theology... Keeping Up Appearances... Corona Bling... Down Memory Lane... State Blood-Sucker... Saved by the Belly... Lantern-Like Loos... and more

READ ARTICLE
Churchmen in Antebellum Dixie

Scrutinizing bishops for not siding with abolitionists involves a failure to realize that abolitionism was associated with violence and lawlessness.

READ ARTICLE

In The News

MORNING MUST-READS
Chinese gov't bans printing, mailing of religious texts

Violators will be fined, shops closed, workers arrested

Early adviser to Medjugorje seers is excommunicated

Ex-Franciscan priest continues to celebrate sacraments

Indian Jesuit remains in jail despite internat'l outcry

83-year-old is accused of aiding Maoists, inciting violence

French abuse cases lead Focolare to promise inquiry

Movement head accepts resignations of regional leaders

BXVI distances himself from embattled Catholic group

Laments 'terrible distortions of faith' in lay association

Italy: Protesters turn violent over COVID shutdowns

'Heterogeneous' crowds voice anger over economic harm

VIEW ARCHIVE
Chinese gov't bans printing, mailing of religious texts

Violators will be fined, shops closed, workers arrested

Early adviser to Medjugorje seers is excommunicated

Ex-Franciscan priest continues to celebrate sacraments

Indian Jesuit remains in jail despite internat'l outcry

83-year-old is accused of aiding Maoists, inciting violence

French abuse cases lead Focolare to promise inquiry

Movement head accepts resignations of regional leaders

BXVI distances himself from embattled Catholic group

Laments 'terrible distortions of faith' in lay association

Italy: Protesters turn violent over COVID shutdowns

'Heterogeneous' crowds voice anger over economic harm

VIEW ARCHIVE

The Narthex

The New Oxford Blog

Lay Holiness: The Role of Grace - Part III

October 27th 2020 3:21 PM

I would say the grace to cry out “Abba” to the Father, and the grace to recognize Jesus as Lord,…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Choice Isn't the Biggest Thing

October 26th 2020 9:24 PM

The homeless count in Los Angeles keeps going up. We’re now north of 60,000. About a week ago the Los…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Recognizing Holiness - Part II

October 22nd 2020 8:05 PM

Grace from God is needed for us to recognize holiness in another. I am not speaking about recognizing the holiness…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST
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Topics

From the NOR Dossiers
Conversion Stories

From Murderer to Monk… My (Crooked) Path to the Monastery… Why Attila the Hun Would Have Sacked a Protestant Rome… more

VIEW DOSSIER
Exorcism, Possession & the Problem of Evil

Devil or Disease?... Why Is There Evil in the World?... Perfect Possession… Peering Into the Abyss… The Dark Side of Self-Sacrifice… more

VIEW DOSSIER
Fatima: Secrets & Conspiracies

Marian Misconceptions... An Epic in Search of an Ending... The Private Interpretation of Private Revelations... 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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