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Three Victorian Morality Tales

See how three authors — in varying degrees of sympathy with, or hostility toward, Christianity — expressed their conception of the basic struggle between good…

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An Amazing Turn

She wanted to fly in and meet. At the airport, he was disappointed by how she looked in person. But by that stage in his…

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The News You May Have Missed: December 2022

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Exploitation of miners of cobalt, used in hi-tech batteries

Minn. lawmakers enact right to abortion without limit

Bishops decry pace at which such destructive bills move

UK: Charges dropped against silently-praying pro-lifer

Due to 'insufficient evidence' that can lead to conviction

Priests call out Fr. James Martin’s gay-marriage deceit

He implies it is the same or analogous to true marriage

Alabama: Troy U. boasts anti-woke business program

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Pope: Congo's Catholics are ‘a lung’ for whole Church

Lauds nation's Church as 'young, dynamic and joyful'

Francis denounces practice of child labor in DRC mines

Exploitation of miners of cobalt, used in hi-tech batteries

Minn. lawmakers enact right to abortion without limit

Bishops decry pace at which such destructive bills move

UK: Charges dropped against silently-praying pro-lifer

Due to 'insufficient evidence' that can lead to conviction

Priests call out Fr. James Martin’s gay-marriage deceit

He implies it is the same or analogous to true marriage

Alabama: Troy U. boasts anti-woke business program

Teaches how DEI divides & ESG activism harms society

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When No Man Was His Own... A Thomistic Vision of Man’s Final End... Purgatory on Earth... What Is Free Time For?... and more

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A Culture of Life Issue

By Barbara Rose
January 31st 2023 7:30 PM

The cost of an uncomplicated birth, even for parents with employer-provided health insurance, has gotten way out of hand. The situation screams for proposed solutions,…

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Gregory Picks Up the Fight

By James Thunder
January 27th 2023 10:05 PM

Until Gregory’s father’s death in 374, Gregory stayed in Nazianzus. Despite the rupture between Gregory and Basil, Basil attended Gregory’s father’s funeral. (Gregory’s father had…

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Impact of Arian Heretics

By James Thunder
January 23rd 2023 12:58 PM

Gregory refused to go to the appointed town in Basil’s jurisdiction, becoming, in his words, “a fugitive.” At first, Gregory’s father tried to persuade him…

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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

Three Victorian Morality Tales

See how three authors — in varying degrees of sympathy with, or hostility toward, Christianity — expressed their conception of the basic struggle between good…

READ ARTICLE
An Amazing Turn

She wanted to fly in and meet. At the airport, he was disappointed by how she looked in person. But by that stage in his…

READ ARTICLE
The News You May Have Missed: December 2022

The Lagoon Gets Personal... Denim Discovery... Eau de Elon... Paddling the Pacific... Nosy Nanny State... Bee Gone With Ye!... Caught Red-Tongued... and more

READ ARTICLE

In The News

MORNING MUST-READS
Pope: Congo's Catholics are ‘a lung’ for whole Church

Lauds nation's Church as 'young, dynamic and joyful'

Francis denounces practice of child labor in DRC mines

Exploitation of miners of cobalt, used in hi-tech batteries

Minn. lawmakers enact right to abortion without limit

Bishops decry pace at which such destructive bills move

UK: Charges dropped against silently-praying pro-lifer

Due to 'insufficient evidence' that can lead to conviction

Priests call out Fr. James Martin’s gay-marriage deceit

He implies it is the same or analogous to true marriage

Alabama: Troy U. boasts anti-woke business program

Teaches how DEI divides & ESG activism harms society

VIEW ARCHIVE
Pope: Congo's Catholics are ‘a lung’ for whole Church

Lauds nation's Church as 'young, dynamic and joyful'

Francis denounces practice of child labor in DRC mines

Exploitation of miners of cobalt, used in hi-tech batteries

Minn. lawmakers enact right to abortion without limit

Bishops decry pace at which such destructive bills move

UK: Charges dropped against silently-praying pro-lifer

Due to 'insufficient evidence' that can lead to conviction

Priests call out Fr. James Martin’s gay-marriage deceit

He implies it is the same or analogous to true marriage

Alabama: Troy U. boasts anti-woke business program

Teaches how DEI divides & ESG activism harms society

VIEW ARCHIVE

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A Culture of Life Issue

January 31st 2023 7:30 PM

The cost of an uncomplicated birth, even for parents with employer-provided health insurance, has gotten way out of hand. The…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Gregory Picks Up the Fight

January 27th 2023 10:05 PM

Until Gregory’s father’s death in 374, Gregory stayed in Nazianzus. Despite the rupture between Gregory and Basil, Basil attended Gregory’s…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST

Impact of Arian Heretics

January 23rd 2023 12:58 PM

Gregory refused to go to the appointed town in Basil’s jurisdiction, becoming, in his words, “a fugitive.” At first, Gregory’s…

READ MORE ON THIS BLOG POST
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Marriage, Divorce, & Annulments

How Remarried Catholics Can Validly Receive Communion... Blessed Are the Shack-Ups... 'Til Annulment Do Us Part?... more

VIEW DOSSIER
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
Vital Works Reconsidered

When No Man Was His Own... A Thomistic Vision of Man’s Final End... Purgatory on Earth... What Is Free Time For?... 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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