Letter to the Editor: January-February 2010
Bitten By Marian Theology... Topsy-Turvy Townsend... A Mature Church Requires Resplendent Architecture... The Wrecking Ball Destroys More Than Buildings... In Wine, Truth... No Moral Equivalence... Fistfighting for Life... and moreREAD ARTICLE
The News You May Have Missed
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First National bank of Mary... Not Homosexual, Just Confused... Doing It for the Kids... Transsexual Jesus... Jesus Among the Druids... Make Way for Lesbian Bishops... Make Way for Married Gay Priests... All Dogs Go to Covenant Presbyterian...READ ARTICLE
New Oxford Notes: January-February 2010
Which Side Are You On?... It's Always the Family... The Kennedy Legacy Continues...READ ARTICLE
The Proof of God's Existence
If doubt grip ye yet, as a last resort,/ Agnosticks consult this, our last exhort:/ Look well at your odds, muse Pascal's advice;/ His wager take; risk not the rolling dice.READ ARTICLE
To Penetrate, to See
How often do we act toward the other person so as to affirm his call by God and his role in God's plan of salvation?READ ARTICLE
The Heretical Mind Finds a Home
The heretic is almost always a more dangerous adversary of the Church than the outright atheist. The heretic is interested in Church doctrine and wants to change it.READ ARTICLE
Two Theologians on the Development of Doctrine
For Newman, the truth exists in perpetuity; doctrine springs forth in reaction to the culture, that the culture might better understand the truths of Christianity.READ ARTICLE
Is It Time to Dump the Term 'Pro-life'?
The Personhood Movement would jettison the term "pro-life." Pro-personhood, pro-human child, and pro-child are credible options.READ ARTICLE
The Church's Warfare of Exorcism
No priest ever has to fear losing this battle as long as he stays safely behind the protective shield of the Church.READ ARTICLE
To avoid problems in Catholic-secular hospital mergers, parties would be wise to specify in writing the actual terms of ethical practice required.READ ARTICLE
Briefly: January-February 2010
Reviews of Dracula Is Dead... The Mass In My Life... The Death of a Pope... The Perennial Novelty of Jesus...READ ARTICLE
"Catholicism's Intellectual Prizefighter!"
- Karl Keating