Letter to the Editor: May 2003
Fr. Buffer Defends Himself... Curtains for Homosexual Priests... An Open Letter to Cardinal Law's Replacement...READ ARTICLE
New Oxford Notes: May 2003
The Case of Fr. David Windsor... Shriveled Is Good... "Rebuke Them Sharply"READ ARTICLE
The Wisdom of Silliness
Children, and all the things that delight children (nursery rhymes, fairy tales, imaginative stories), are the antidote to seriousness and all its harmful effects.READ ARTICLE
Why Are the U.S. Bishops Urging Catholic Couples to Divorce?
Unhappily married adults who divorced were no more likely to report emotional and psychological improvements than those who stayed married.READ ARTICLE
'Friendly' Fire Does the Most Damage In the Catholic Civil War
The CDW cardinal's letter affirms that it is "completely appropriate" to kneel to receive Communion. Kneeling is not forbidden. No priest or bishop can force us to stand.READ ARTICLE
The Gender of the Holy Trinity
The Church is the true spiritual mother -- women are her symbol. We must also appreciate the true Fatherhood of God -- earthly fatherhood is the symbol of Him.READ ARTICLE
The Celebrated Matthew Shepard & The Forgotten Mary Stachowicz
Mary was witnessing to her Catholic faith and was murdered — martyred — for it. The mainstream secular news media didn't touch the story.READ ARTICLE
Newman, an “Apostate”?
Arthur Schlesinger said the most "tenacious tradition of paranoic agitation in American history has been anti-Catholicism." This book is a product of it.READ ARTICLE
Briefly: May 2003
Reviews of The New World of Faith by Avery Cardinal Dulles, S.J... Catholic Social Teaching, 1891-Present: A Historical, Theological and Ethical Analysis by Charles E. Curran... The Old Religion in a New World: The History of North American Christianity by Mark A. NollREAD ARTICLE
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