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The Danger of Riches

That our Lord meant to speak of riches as being in some sense a calamity to the Christian is plain from His praises and recommendation…

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Dale Vree, R.I.P.

With a heavy heart I announce the death of Dale Vree, my father and former editor of the NEW OXFORD REVIEW. He passed away peacefully…

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Finding Security Behind Closed Doors

The sexbot is a tool that uses us and mocks our weakness. It is a vision of Hell: inhuman, ruthless, mendacious, comfortless, and cold.

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Poland: Senior nun speaks on abuse of women religious

Cases are internally hushed, certainly never made public

Pope to liturgy chiefs: Avoid ‘nostalgic past tendencies’

'We risk falling back into a past that no longer exists'

Cupich: 'We can expect decisive action' from summit

Says Rome's 'priority focus will be on protecting children'

NY gives abuse victims more time to sue, press charges

Similar Calif. law from '02 led to dioceses paying $1.2B

Catholics to rally in D.C. to request ‘worthy shepherd’

Group has repeatedly asked to meet nuncio, gets no reply

Abuse scandal engulfs Southern Baptist Convention

Lack of centralized leadership makes discipline difficult

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Poland: Senior nun speaks on abuse of women religious

Cases are internally hushed, certainly never made public

Pope to liturgy chiefs: Avoid ‘nostalgic past tendencies’

'We risk falling back into a past that no longer exists'

Cupich: 'We can expect decisive action' from summit

Says Rome's 'priority focus will be on protecting children'

NY gives abuse victims more time to sue, press charges

Similar Calif. law from '02 led to dioceses paying $1.2B

Catholics to rally in D.C. to request ‘worthy shepherd’

Group has repeatedly asked to meet nuncio, gets no reply

Abuse scandal engulfs Southern Baptist Convention

Lack of centralized leadership makes discipline difficult

VIEW ARCHIVE

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Priest Sex Abuse Scandal

Priestly Pedophilia: Soul-Murders or Merely "Incidents"?... How Many of Our Priests Are Leading Secret Lives?... and more

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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

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Pope Francis

Chronic Confusion, Polarization & Polemics in the Church of Francis… A Pontificate of Mercy or a Merciless Pontificate?... more

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Fending off the Forces of Chaos

By Rob Agnelli
February 14th 2019 3:24 PM

Former prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith Gerhard Cardinal Müller issued a "Manifesto of Faith" last week.  Many within the Church…

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"Catholics Have Lost Patience"

By Barbara Rose
February 14th 2019 6:37 PM

NOR readers who follow our daily news links are no doubt up-to-the-minute on the clerical sex abuse crisis. But for anyone who needs a one-article…

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Doable Deeds

By James Hanink
February 11th 2019 5:59 PM

Dysfunction is the order of day, and at every level. Each of us, I’ll wager, wants to tell someone  “get your act together.” Plenty of…

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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 Danger of Riches

That our Lord meant to speak of riches as being in some sense a calamity to the Christian is plain from His praises and recommendation…

READ ARTICLE
Dale Vree, R.I.P.

With a heavy heart I announce the death of Dale Vree, my father and former editor of the NEW OXFORD REVIEW. He passed away peacefully…

READ ARTICLE
Finding Security Behind Closed Doors

The sexbot is a tool that uses us and mocks our weakness. It is a vision of Hell: inhuman, ruthless, mendacious, comfortless, and cold.

READ ARTICLE

In The News

MORNING MUST-READS
Poland: Senior nun speaks on abuse of women religious

Cases are internally hushed, certainly never made public

Pope to liturgy chiefs: Avoid ‘nostalgic past tendencies’

'We risk falling back into a past that no longer exists'

Cupich: 'We can expect decisive action' from summit

Says Rome's 'priority focus will be on protecting children'

NY gives abuse victims more time to sue, press charges

Similar Calif. law from '02 led to dioceses paying $1.2B

Catholics to rally in D.C. to request ‘worthy shepherd’

Group has repeatedly asked to meet nuncio, gets no reply

Abuse scandal engulfs Southern Baptist Convention

Lack of centralized leadership makes discipline difficult

VIEW ARCHIVE
Poland: Senior nun speaks on abuse of women religious

Cases are internally hushed, certainly never made public

Pope to liturgy chiefs: Avoid ‘nostalgic past tendencies’

'We risk falling back into a past that no longer exists'

Cupich: 'We can expect decisive action' from summit

Says Rome's 'priority focus will be on protecting children'

NY gives abuse victims more time to sue, press charges

Similar Calif. law from '02 led to dioceses paying $1.2B

Catholics to rally in D.C. to request ‘worthy shepherd’

Group has repeatedly asked to meet nuncio, gets no reply

Abuse scandal engulfs Southern Baptist Convention

Lack of centralized leadership makes discipline difficult

VIEW ARCHIVE

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Fending off the Forces of Chaos

February 14th 2019 3:24 PM

Former prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith Gerhard Cardinal Müller issued a "Manifesto of Faith" last…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

"Catholics Have Lost Patience"

February 14th 2019 6:37 PM

NOR readers who follow our daily news links are no doubt up-to-the-minute on the clerical sex abuse crisis. But for…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Doable Deeds

February 11th 2019 5:59 PM

Dysfunction is the order of day, and at every level. Each of us, I’ll wager, wants to tell someone  “get…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST
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From the NOR Dossiers
Priest Sex Abuse Scandal

Priestly Pedophilia: Soul-Murders or Merely "Incidents"?... How Many of Our Priests Are Leading Secret Lives?... and 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
Pope Francis

Chronic Confusion, Polarization & Polemics in the Church of Francis… A Pontificate of Mercy or a Merciless Pontificate?... 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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