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Illicit Investments

Hundreds of Catholic groups -- dioceses and religious orders -- help fund their work through investments in porn-related companies.

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What & Where Is the Holy Grail?

Its contents were what made the Grail holy. In that sense, just as every confessional is Chapel Perilous, so too is every adoration chapel a…

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Catholic Dreamers’ Failed Dialogue with Islam

Interreligious talks have proven fruitless, and our own theologians have not told us even the minimum of truth about Islam.

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Sister resigns from Detroit seminary due to allegations

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Priest: Vatican knew about abuse by Argentine bishop

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Pope hands duties of Ecclesia Dei Commission to CDF

Commission was begun by JPII to bring SSPX into Church

Hmong refugees in Vietnam turn to Catholicism

Church's beneficence sparks embrace of 'religion of love'

Media fans fake-news flames against pro-life Ky. kids

Allegedly racist incident proves to be opposite of hype

U. of Notre Dame to cover famed murals of Columbus

Jenkins: Columbus’s arrival was 'catastrophe' for natives

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Sister resigns from Detroit seminary due to allegations

Accused of abusing young adult novices in the 1970s

Priest: Vatican knew about abuse by Argentine bishop

Contradicts official story; paints Zanchetta as manipulator

Pope hands duties of Ecclesia Dei Commission to CDF

Commission was begun by JPII to bring SSPX into Church

Hmong refugees in Vietnam turn to Catholicism

Church's beneficence sparks embrace of 'religion of love'

Media fans fake-news flames against pro-life Ky. kids

Allegedly racist incident proves to be opposite of hype

U. of Notre Dame to cover famed murals of Columbus

Jenkins: Columbus’s arrival was 'catastrophe' for natives

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Priest Sex Abuse Scandal

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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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Fruits of the Same Tree

By Rob Agnelli
January 18th 2019 4:03 PM

Since its promulgation in 1995, St. John Paul II’s encyclical Evangelium Vitae has become like a pro-life manifesto.  It is often cited not just for…

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Musings on a Coffee Cup

By James Hanink
January 14th 2019 5:01 PM

My daughter’s coffee cup is big and brightly colored, with a charming picture of a girl on a bicycle holding a flower bouquet. What’s the message…

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The Celibate Priesthood

By Richard DellOrfano
January 14th 2019 4:43 PM

Cardinal Marx has called for "new thinking" on sexual issues, including celibacy. His liberal perspective reflects pressure to end mandatory priestly celibacy, a contested issue…

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Illicit Investments

Hundreds of Catholic groups -- dioceses and religious orders -- help fund their work through investments in porn-related companies.

READ ARTICLE
What & Where Is the Holy Grail?

Its contents were what made the Grail holy. In that sense, just as every confessional is Chapel Perilous, so too is every adoration chapel a…

READ ARTICLE
Catholic Dreamers’ Failed Dialogue with Islam

Interreligious talks have proven fruitless, and our own theologians have not told us even the minimum of truth about Islam.

READ ARTICLE

In The News

MORNING MUST-READS
Sister resigns from Detroit seminary due to allegations

Accused of abusing young adult novices in the 1970s

Priest: Vatican knew about abuse by Argentine bishop

Contradicts official story; paints Zanchetta as manipulator

Pope hands duties of Ecclesia Dei Commission to CDF

Commission was begun by JPII to bring SSPX into Church

Hmong refugees in Vietnam turn to Catholicism

Church's beneficence sparks embrace of 'religion of love'

Media fans fake-news flames against pro-life Ky. kids

Allegedly racist incident proves to be opposite of hype

U. of Notre Dame to cover famed murals of Columbus

Jenkins: Columbus’s arrival was 'catastrophe' for natives

VIEW ARCHIVE
Sister resigns from Detroit seminary due to allegations

Accused of abusing young adult novices in the 1970s

Priest: Vatican knew about abuse by Argentine bishop

Contradicts official story; paints Zanchetta as manipulator

Pope hands duties of Ecclesia Dei Commission to CDF

Commission was begun by JPII to bring SSPX into Church

Hmong refugees in Vietnam turn to Catholicism

Church's beneficence sparks embrace of 'religion of love'

Media fans fake-news flames against pro-life Ky. kids

Allegedly racist incident proves to be opposite of hype

U. of Notre Dame to cover famed murals of Columbus

Jenkins: Columbus’s arrival was 'catastrophe' for natives

VIEW ARCHIVE

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Fruits of the Same Tree

January 18th 2019 4:03 PM

Since its promulgation in 1995, St. John Paul II’s encyclical Evangelium Vitae has become like a pro-life manifesto.  It is…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Musings on a Coffee Cup

January 14th 2019 5:01 PM

My daughter’s coffee cup is big and brightly colored, with a charming picture of a girl on a bicycle holding a…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

The Celibate Priesthood

January 14th 2019 4:43 PM

Cardinal Marx has called for "new thinking" on sexual issues, including celibacy. His liberal perspective reflects pressure to end mandatory…

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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