What Catholicism Is & Is Not
Only a real God can give you a real Church, and only a real Church can give you a real Consistent Ethic of morality and justice.
A Panoramic View of Pulcheria
Pulcheria acted during a critical battle over basic Christological beliefs. She is a foundational figure not only in Catholic history but in world history.
Kasper's Merciful Incoherencies
Kasper proposes an existential approach to God that focuses on the way, as the Bible reveals, that the Almighty relates mercifully to humanity.
Those Hurtful Ads!
Those NOR ads are presumably supposed to be satirical, but they're actually insensitive, judgmental, mean-spirited and hurtful....
Through the ages, great ideas have frequently found their expression in great works of literature, both fiction and nonfiction.
Muslims often claim that Islam is a misunderstood religion. This is partially true, insofar as many people do not understand the nature of Islam or what it teaches.
Biotechnology & Posthumanism
Technology may finally make us so unhappy we will begin to effectively criticize its consequences with the whole human good in mind.
The Trendy Atheists
Richard Dawkins and his ilk view Catholics as deluded faith-heads whose minds have been taken over by irrational superstitions.
Despite any attempts at reading the tea leaves of Jorge Mario Bergoglio’s past life, it's far from clear how he is going to handle becoming Pope Francis.
Same-sex marriage was the invention of the Emperor Nero, who had at least three such nuptials, one in which he played the bride.
The Problem of Evil
The Church is clear-eyed about the devil's existence and demands that we neither minimize nor exaggerate the danger he presents to our salvation.
New Age & Gnosticism
There's far more to this movement than the self-indulgent silliness of astrology, crystals, weird workshops, and the accompanying psychobabble.
Catholic Social Teaching
The same papal statements that criticize socialism also criticize capitalism, and for the same basic reason.
Pope Francis calls for solidarity with refugees
Takes stough stance with Polish gov't at WYD
French bishops call for day of fasting on Friday
Responding to murder of 86-year-old Fr. Jacques Hamel
Vatican releases controversial teen sex-ed program
WYD document leaves out parents and mortal sin
Pope Francis says world is at war
Pontiff claims it isn't a religious conflict
Pope Francis challenges Poland on immigration
Pontiff calls for spirit of readiness and welcome
Cardinal Pell subject of police investigation
Alleged incidents occurred across two decades
Murder of priest opens new frontier for Church
Particular challenge to Pope and other Catholic leaders
Concern over terrorism at World Youth Day
Archbishop asks Catholics to avoid 'hatred'
Pope to find a Catholic Poland 'out of step'
Nation is still faithfully devoted to Tradition
WYD officially opens ahead of Pope's arrival
Archbishop: 'May the flame of love engulf our world'
Pope condemns 'horrific' murder of priest in France
Expresses 'pain and horror for this absurd violence'
Coptic leader warns of more attacks on Christians
Says Egyptian national unity is being 'defaced'
Malta bishops: Don't legalize euthanasia
'We strongly believe in the dignity of human life'
French church attacked during Mass
Priest murdered by two men with knives
ISIS claims responsibility for killing French priest
President Hollande calls it a 'vile terrorist attack'
Catholic church in Missouri defiled by human feces
Intruder also poured wine on altar linens
Krakow to welcome 1.5 million pumped-up Catholics
World Youth Day set to commence amid terrorism fears
Bishop to Kaine: You can't be Catholic, pro-abortion
Clinton’s VP running mate has awful voting record
Lawsuit: Macy's worker fired over Catholic faith
Man using woman's restroom is issue of contention
Iran 'left with no choice' but to confront the US
Iranian parliament speaker issues warning on state TV
2016 Republican platform hailed most pro-life ever
Includes calling for the defunding of Planned Parenthood
Why Trump has a Catholic voter problem
Key to picking winning ticket in every modern election
Protestant seminary produces dozens of Catholics
New book tells story of faculty members, students
Miracles boldly go where Star Trek can’t
An omnipotent God can intervene with works of wonder
Bishop left ‘speechless’ after train axe attack
Denies Afghan Muslim attacker was an ISIS terrorist
Train axe attacker urged Muslims to kill apostates
ISIS claims slain Afghan migrant as one of its warriors
China balks at visas for World Youth Day travel
2,000 young people from China are expected in Krakow
Churches swept up in Pokemon Go craze
Mobile game attracted 21 million users in first week
Does Trump's success depends on Catholic support?
Surveys show Republican nominee falling short so far
Francis and Chaput agree on divorce and remarriage
So says author who sidesteps Pope's many ambiguities
Tensions with West rise as Turkey continues purge
8,777 employees at the Interior Ministry were dismissed
Attacker in Nice had 'clear interest' in Jihad
France reels from third major attack in 18 months
Sarkozy calls for expulsion of radicalized Muslims
Former French president rips gov't for terror failure
Clinton's possibile VP a 'traditional Catholic'?
...but, ahem, Kaine is 'strong supporter' of abortion
Pope Francis makes telephone call to Nice
Asks what he can do to help terror-striken city
Anti-Trump delegates cause chaos at RNC
Public display of opposition unlikely to soften
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