The 'Hard Sayings' Line
What could be less fashionable, less trendy -- or more shocking -- than wearing an NOR T-shirt bearing a weighty Scripture saying?READ ARTICLE
Letter to the Editor: October 2009
A Theme Runs Through It... The Coming Persecution... Pay Attention to the Context of Persecution... Fascism: Of the Rightor the Left?... Autonomy & Accountability... and moreREAD ARTICLE
The News You May Have Missed
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Christmas in August... Prone to Marilyn... Virgin Birth... Food Fight... Get Thee to a Nunnery... Sodom's Sinkholes... No Joke...READ ARTICLE
New Oxford Notes: October 2009
City of Confusion... Two Tracks of 'Communion'... With Cautious Optimism...READ ARTICLE
The Case Against Liturgical Antiquarianism
We should expect liturgical rites wherein the priestly office is most clearly expressed as a living and continuous reality and not a static object in a museum display.READ ARTICLE
Worshiping the Idol of 'Woman's Experience'
This ideology leads to giving private approval of abortion, and from there to giving material cooperation and a public voice to the Culture of Death.READ ARTICLE
The Five Most Pathetic Words
For the sake of your own immortal soul, and for the sake of the lives of the unborn children your ideology menaces, please rid yourself of this delusion.READ ARTICLE
Abortion Referrals at Catholic Hospitals
Catholic hospitals and medical personnel are not permitted to assist people, directly or indirectly, in obtaining an abortion, sterilization, or the Plan B pill.READ ARTICLE
Is Scientism Winning?
The proper integration of science into Catholic culture requires a full understanding of how science relates to a complete view of faith and of the world.READ ARTICLE
A Good Act of Contrition
Then it was my turn to kneel at the top step of the altar, with the gold paten under my chin, to receive the Sacrament of Holy Communion. What a great and glorious feeling it was!READ ARTICLE
St. Augustine’s Defense of Judaism
His apologetic preserved the integrity of the Old Testament revelation while finding a justification for tolerance of the sizable Jewish minority in Roman society.READ ARTICLE
Briefly: October 2009
Reviews of Waiting for the Apocalypse: A Memoir of Faith and Family... Sweet and Blessed Country: The Christian Hope for Heaven... Jesus-Shock...READ ARTICLE
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- Karl Keating