Letter to the Editor: December 1999
The Do-It-Yourself Altar Rail... No Evidence on Gay Suicides... Father Bozo Is For Real... Airheaded... The Immoral Life Is Expensive...READ ARTICLE
New Oxford Notes: December 1999
Rome - or Beach Blanket Babylon... Catholicism Is Y2K-Compliant... But Are Catholics B.C./A.D.-Compliant?... Speak Ye Uncomfortably to Jerusalem... Billy Graham's Crumbling Journalistic Legacy... Number One in Spirituality?READ ARTICLE
Homosexual Memoirs for Catholic Freshmen: Why?
At a Christian university, students and faculty should be committed to a search for the truth about the truly good life for man.READ ARTICLE
Hating the Body
Often the body is treated not as part of the human body-soul complex, but as a mere shell, which can be manipulated at will.READ ARTICLE
When Death Is Our Physician
Assisted-suicide guidelines are ignored routinely or have been expanded to the point where they are ephemeral.READ ARTICLE
Confronting Sexual Immorality
The Lord God, eschewing the “pastoral prudence” of hesitant confessors, asked the Original Penitents point blank to tell what they had done.READ ARTICLE
Emotionalism or Ritualism - Or the Best of Both?
The liturgy does not try to create or evoke emotions but expects them to grow from our recognizing and feeling the truths the ritual expresses.READ ARTICLE
Liturgical Theology & Priestly Identity
Just settling the question of “presider” or “priest” could spark resolution of a host of issues — authority, salvation, and more.READ ARTICLE
Briefly: December 1999
Reviews of Martin Luther: The Christian Between God and Death... Means to Message: A Treatise on TruthREAD ARTICLE
Bookmark: December 1999
Reviews of Natural Law and Contemporary Public Policy... Vital Remnants: America's Founding and the Western Tradition... Original Sin: Illuminating the Riddle... The Best of Mike Royko: One More Time... Religion, Politics, and Peace... Misión Guadalupe...READ ARTICLE
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