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Population bust is considerable threat in decades ahead

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A Real Feast Day

By Rob Agnelli
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One is tempted to view feast days of the Church with a certain abstract detachment.  The events they mark seem relegated to the past and…

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The Valley of Tears & The Order of Charity

By James Hanink
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Roll of Tragedy

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Why the System of Public Education Is Irreparable

We lack belief in the kind of grand narrative that alone can lend coherence to our studies and our lives.

READ ARTICLE
“Good News, Son, You’re Adopted!”

Blood relationship is overrated, and natural relations are less important than ones that exceed nature, especially ones that mirror supernatural relations.

READ ARTICLE
On Being at Once Catholic & Chinese

How much of Chinese daily and intellectual life, so utterly foreign to men from both Athens and Jerusalem, can be carried over into communion with…

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In The News

MORNING MUST-READS
Population bust is considerable threat in decades ahead

Expert: Capitalism is vulnerable to zero/negative growth

Retired Albany bishop Hubbard denies allegations

But announces plan to step back from public ministry

Inventor of ‘suicide pod’ unveils livestream service

Nitschke watches suicide in real time to boost 'quality'

N.J. judge temporarily blocks new assisted-suicide law

Due to challenge by physician with rel. freedom concern

Catholic youth 'totally involved' in Hong Kong protests

Extradition bill would give new persecution tool to China

Contest to decide future of unused Alpine papal ‘oasis’

Salesians seek creative new use for mountain property

VIEW ARCHIVE
Population bust is considerable threat in decades ahead

Expert: Capitalism is vulnerable to zero/negative growth

Retired Albany bishop Hubbard denies allegations

But announces plan to step back from public ministry

Inventor of ‘suicide pod’ unveils livestream service

Nitschke watches suicide in real time to boost 'quality'

N.J. judge temporarily blocks new assisted-suicide law

Due to challenge by physician with rel. freedom concern

Catholic youth 'totally involved' in Hong Kong protests

Extradition bill would give new persecution tool to China

Contest to decide future of unused Alpine papal ‘oasis’

Salesians seek creative new use for mountain property

VIEW ARCHIVE

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A Real Feast Day

August 14th 2019 3:07 PM

One is tempted to view feast days of the Church with a certain abstract detachment.  The events they mark seem…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

The Valley of Tears & The Order of Charity

August 8th 2019 4:45 PM

Domestic terrorism. Religious persecution, both secular and professedly religious. The posturing of pro-abortion extremists. Assaults on democracy. Economic wars. Some…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Roll of Tragedy

August 7th 2019 8:25 PM

Mother Jones magazine recently published a U.S. Mass Shootings Database for the years 1982-2019, which is available as a downloadable…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST
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Biotechnology & Posthumanism

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

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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

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.

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